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Base-ring ware juglet (bilbil)

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Grayish-brown surface; decoration of pale white lines; one handle; good condition.

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, New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, 1550–1295 B.C.

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 14.9 x 7 cm (5 7/8 x 2 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

72.1500

Medium or Technique

Pottery, metallic clay

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels