Model vessel

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Dimensions

Overall: 5.3 x 5.6 x 5.6 cm (2 1/16 x 2 3/16 x 2 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

72.1417

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Blue-green glaze; handle broken off, missing; crackle pattern; rim broken; fair preservation; wide opening, with black stripes on rim with rim partially chipped off.

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