Fragment of clay figurine
Height x width: 14 x 6.3 cm (5 1/2 x 2 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Schematically modeled anthropoid figurine, possibly with ram’s head. Made of reddish clay with no evidence of surface treatment. It is worn.
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