Requires Photography

Face from a sculpture

Egyptian


Dimensions

Overall: 2.5 x 2.4 cm (1 x 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

72.4221

Medium or Technique

Wood

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Wood; light brown; face colored dark brown; hole in chin.

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