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Cup

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 6.4 x 8.1 cm (2 1/2 x 3 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

72.5002

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Conical cup, broken but repaired. Deep, grooved lines on inside and out. Flat base.

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