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Wood; suppliant before altar; Horus on one side; disc with uraeus; three vertical lines of hieroglyphs; dull red and blue; fair condition; elliptical top.


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, Third Intermediate Period, dynasty 22, 945–712 B.C.


Height x width x depth: 26.3 x 18.3 x 2.7 cm (10 3/8 x 7 3/16 x 1 1/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique



The Ancient World


Architectural elements, Stele