Pectoral figure of Hapy

Egyptian
Late Period, Dynasty 26–31
664–332 B.C.


Dimensions

Other: 7 cm (2 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

72.2984

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Mummy trappings

Light blue; glazed; surface rough; both sides plain; figure of Hapy in profile; broken at waist and mended; two holes.

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