Bottle

Egyptian


Object Place: Egypt, Palestinian?

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .073 H. .05 D.

Accession Number

72.1448

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Brownish white; painted ornament of lines and dots in brown and black; two handles at neck, one broken off; projection on side of body.

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