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Fragment of base of figure

Seated statue entirely missing; remains of female figure on front; five horizontal bands of incised hieroglyphics, with traces of blue coloring; light colored stone.

Provenance

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.

Credit Line

Hay Collection—Gift of C. Granville Way

Egyptian, New Kingdom,

Accession Number

72.675

Medium or Technique

Stone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture