Hard, dark green stone, polished; twelve horizontal lines of hieroglyphics on face; perfect condition. Heart scarab of "King's Mother" (Queen) Maletaral I (?)
From Nubia, Nuri. 1920: excavated by the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the EEF in the division of finds by the Egyptian government; voted to the MFA at EEF general meeting; sent over. Findspot Information: Found in the Tomb of Queen Maranahan (Pyramid XLI at Nuri).
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition