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Model, vessel

Very rough light brown wood cylinder. Remains of white priming. Peg ... socket on top.

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 12, 2040–1783 B.C.

Dimensions

3.8 x 2.9 cm (1 1/2 x 1 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

72.4940

Medium or Technique

Wood

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Models