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Fragment of base of figure

Egyptian
New Kingdom


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .136 H. .114 W. .076 TH.

Accession Number

72.675

Medium or Technique

Stone

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Seated statue entirely missing; remains of female figure on front; five horizontal bands of incised hieroglyphics, with traces of blue coloring; light colored stone.

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