Hand from mummy-case
Width x length: 12.1 x 12 cm (4 3/4 x 4 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Clasped hand holding steinkern; yellow skin; green on steinkern; much chipped. Paper sticker and pencil markings on front say, “564.”
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