Requires Photography

Model, miscellaneous element

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom, late Dynasty 11 or early Dynasty
2040–1783 B.C.


Dimensions

Height (including peg) x width: 11 x 5.7 cm (4 5/16 x 2 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

72.4936

Medium or Technique

Wood

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Models

Cylinder with rounded element affixed to top; peg projecting from bottom.

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