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Model, disc

Rough wood. Slight color: plae red; dull gray blue ... Circumference gone. Pegged hole on each side.

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 s son C. Granville Way

Credit Line

Hay Collection—Gift of C. Granville Way

Egyptian, Middle Kingdom, late Dynasty 11 or early Dynasty, 2040–1783 B.C.

Dimensions

1.9 cm (3/4 in.); dia 2 3/8"

Accession Number

72.4938

Medium or Technique

Wood

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Models