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Brick red surface; glazed; much discolored; good condition; rim nicked.

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

Cypriote, Late Cypriot I-II,

Object Place

Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 28.2 x 7.9 cm (11 1/8 x 3 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

72.1371

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels