Bottle

Egyptian


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .183 H. .079 D.

Accession Number

72.1440

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Light brown; faint lines around neck; incised short lines on shoulder; molded ring on neck; no handles or foot. Vessel is marked “763”, “596”.

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