Eye from statue
Width x length: 2.9 x 7.6 cm (1 1/8 x 3 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Rim and iris of bronze. It is corroded. One half of the white of the eye is left. The other half is lost.
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.
(Accession date: June 28, 1872)
Hay Collection—Gift of C. Granville Way