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Fragment of wooden model

Egyptian


Dimensions

Height x diameter of a: 4.2 x 7.6 cm (1 5/8 x 3 in.) Height x diameter of b: 6.4 x 8.1 cm (2 1/2 x 3 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

72.4827a-b

Medium or Technique

Wood

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Models

Brown; white priming; outer surface is dark red over the priming; rough work; pegged hole on under side.

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