Heart scarab of Netaklabet
Napatan Period, reign of Talakhamani
Object Place: Sudan, Nubia, Nuri, Pyramid XVI
Overall: 8.2 x 12.5 cm (3 1/4 x 4 15/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Heart scarab, brownish-gray stone; eleven horizontal lines of hieroglyphics on face; chipped and scratched.
From Nuri, pyramid 16 (tomb of Talakhamani). 1917: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.
(Accession date: May 1, 1920)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition