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Ptah-Sokar-Osiris

Colored all over; dull red body crossed with dull green lines; pale brown stripe with dull black hieroglyphics on front and back; pale green and yellow bands around neck; cracked and battered.

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, Late Period, Dynasty 25–31, 760–332 B.C.

Accession Number

72.4081

Medium or Technique

Wood

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tomb equipment