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Seated male figure

Finely modeled chair; bars black and red; color almost disappeared; white cloth; black hair. Wood.

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, Middle Kingdom, 2040–1640 B.C.

Accession Number

72.4162

Medium or Technique

Wood

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Models