Mold for a seated figure

Egyptian


Dimensions

Height x width x length: 17.8 x 9.8 x 12.4 cm (7 x 3 7/8 x 4 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

72.1561

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Molds

Mold for a seated figure. It is made of light gray clay. It is mended. The front fragments are from 72.1562.

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.
(Accession date: June 28, 1872)

Credit Line

Hay Collection—Gift of C. Granville Way