Overall: 11.4 x 6.6 x 16.4 cm (4 1/2 x 2 5/8 x 6 7/16 in.)
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Hawk’s head; wood covered with white priming and color; greenish blue body; white head; details in black; body decorated on front; color much chipped.
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