Overall: 9.2 x 5 x 14.3 cm (3 5/8 x 1 15/16 x 5 5/8 in.)
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Hawk’s head; wood covered with white priming and color; reddish body with black cross-lines; white head; details in black; necklace is dull green.
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