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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, 1570–1293 B.C.

Place of Manufacture

Egypt

Dimensions

H. 27.9 cm, Diameter 5.8 cm

Accession Number

72.1367

Medium or Technique

Pottery (Nile silt)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels