Funerary Cones of Basa

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Osama Shukir Muhammed Amin
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published on 04 January 2015
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Two ceramic funerary cones of Basa, the high priest of Min of Coptos and mayor of Thebes. From Western Thebes, modern-day Egypt. Saite period, 26th Dynasty, circa 600 BCE. (State Museum of Egyptian Art, Munich, Germany).

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Osama Shukir Muhammed Amin
Associate Professor of Neurology and lover of the Cradle of Civilization, Mesopotamia. I'm very interested in Mesopotamian history and always try to take photos of archaeological sites and artifacts in museums, both in Iraq and around the world.

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Amin, O. S. M. (2015, January 04). Funerary Cones of Basa. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/3415/funerary-cones-of-basa/

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Amin, Osama Shukir Muhammed. "Funerary Cones of Basa." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 04 Jan 2015. Web. 20 Oct 2021.