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Alabastron

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Light cream color; spots of red; no handles; piece broken from rim.

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,

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .164 H. .095 D.

Accession Number

72.1451

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels