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Basket and lid

Egyptian


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .356 Length: .25 W.

Accession Number

72.4757a-b

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Furniture

Woven rush-work; the bottom has become separated; upper part narrows towards top.

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