Bottle

Egyptian


Dimensions

Other: 14.7 x 6.7 cm (5 13/16 x 2 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

72.1460

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Light brown; speckled with dark brown; no ornamentation; without handles; rim nicked. The pot is labeled 764.

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