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Light reddish brown; much incrusted; neck has been broken and mended; handle on each side; chip out of lip.

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

Overall: 14.3 x 8.2 cm (5 5/8 x 3 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

72.1398

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels