Wax figurine of the jackal-headed god Duamutef, one of the Four Sons of Horus. The figure, molded over a mud core, is mummiform and wears a long wig. Traces of white priming are visible.
By 1836: Robert Hay Collection, Linplum, Scotland; 1863: to his son, Robert James Alexander Hay; 1868-1872: Way Collection, Boston (purchased by Samuel A. Way through London dealers Rollin and Feuardent, 27 Haymarket); 1872: given to the MFA by Samuel's son, C. Granville Way (Accession Date: June 28, 1872)
Hay Collection—Gift of C. Granville Way