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One small stone covered in a light brown wrinkled layer of (pigment?). Note in original housing states Hay Collection (S412).

Provenance

From S412: 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

Other: 1.6 x 3.2 cm (5/8 x 1 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

72.4995

Medium or Technique

Stone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects, Specimens