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Animal made of pottery. It is white spotted with black and red. The legs are broken off. There is no glaze. It has rude lines.

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. (Accession date: June 28, 1872)

Credit Line

Hay Collection—Gift of C. Granville Way

Egyptian,

Dimensions

Width x length: 2.9 x 3.2 cm (1 1/8 x 1 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

72.4018

Medium or Technique

Pottery (terracotta)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture