Heart Scarab


From: Egypt | Abydos

Curatorial Section: Egyptian

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Object Number E6756
Current Location Collections Storage
Provenience Egypt | Abydos
Locus E 256
Period Twenty-Fifth Dynasty
Section Egyptian
Materials Graywacke (uncertain)
Iconography Book Of The Dead
Inscription Language Hieroglyphic

Slate-like stone with 7 incised lines of quickly-carved simplified hieroglyphs, containing parts of Chapter 30 of Naville, Totenbuch (The Book of the Dead). The top is left free for the insertion of the name.

Credit Line Distribution from the Egyptian Research Account, 1900
Other Number AES 1585 - Other Number

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