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Glass; gray-blue; high polish; radial lines from central opening; edge scalloped; ring at top.

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: .013 D.

Accession Number

72.4554

Medium or Technique

Glass

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Rings