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Bottle

Egyptian


Dimensions

Other: 9 x 6 cm (3 9/16 x 2 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

72.1463

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Lower half is light buff in color; upper half is light brown; piece missing from rim; some incised lines on the body. Says (728) and (609) 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