Napatan Period, reign of Tanwetamani (?)
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid 59, Room A
Overall: 1 x 1.3cm (3/8 x 1/2in.) (largest)
Medium or Technique
Black stone (hematite)
Not On View
Three winged, pierced scarabs, boss on belly.
From Nuri, Pyramid 59 (Queen Malaqaye), Room A. 1918: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition