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Imitation stone vessel

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Pottery jar painted to imitate dark stone.

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, 1550–1070

Dimensions

Height 21.4 cm (8 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

72.4925

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels