Bottle

Egyptian


Dimensions

Overall: 9.1 x 3.6 cm (3 9/16 x 1 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

72.1386

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Dull yellow-brown; rough surface; molded neck; piece missing from rim; no foot or handles; crude work; traces of paint, says “596: on side

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