Pair of wings from pectoral ornament

Egyptian
Late Period, Dynasty 25–31
760–332 B.C.


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .044 Length: .019 W. each

Accession Number

72.3029a-b

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Mummy trappings

Traces of greenish color; slight glaze; much incrusted; incised details on faces; backs flat and plain; four holes in each.

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