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Striding figure, left leg broken, right leg ends in large block for pegging him into a base. Kilt gessoed white, torso and legs yellow. Head bald, face battered but left eye outlined in black. Arms missing but pegs still in place. From the Way collection

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,

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Egypt

Dimensions

Height approximately 19.5 cm

Accession Number

72.4976

Medium or Technique

Wood

Collections

The Ancient World

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