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Deer's (?) head in relief

Egyptian


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .14 H. .063 W. .054 TH.

Accession Number

72.698

Medium or Technique

Stone

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Relief

Light colored; fine texture; top of head missing; edges of block are chipped; no trace of color.

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