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funeral - The ceremonies that happen for a person that has died.

The observances held for a dead person usually before burial or cremation.

funerary offerings - This was bread, beer, wine and other food that friends and family would bring for the dead person. The food could also show up by magical writings and pictures on the tomb.

Bread, beer, wine and other food items provided by mourners or magically, through inscriptions and pictures in the tomb.