Canopic jar lid (Imsety)
Legacy dimension: .079 H. .108 D.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Pottery; light clay; human-head; hair and features painted in black; no glaze; rough work; good condition.
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.
Hay Collection—Gift of C. Granville Way