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Small bowl

Small bowl in two pieces, large piece missing from side. Flat bottom, straight sides flaring rim. Traces of bluish-green glaze; much defaced; badly broken;

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, 760–332 B.C.

Accession Number

72.1413

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels