Bag shaped jar
Middle Kingdom-New Kingdom
Height x diameter: 13 x 10.1 cm (5 1/8 x 4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
Polished surface, complete, regular whole in bottom.
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.
(Accession date: June 28, 1872)
Hay Collection—Gift of C. Granville Way