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Yellow brown, mottled stone; strong polish; rectangular; inscribed hieroglyphics on the two broad faces; no hole; excellent 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,

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .017 Length: .013 W.

Accession Number

72.1086

Medium or Technique

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Collections

The Ancient World

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