Pilgrim-bottle

Cypriote


Object Place: Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 13.3 x 7.6 cm (5 1/4 x 3 in.)

Accession Number

72.1510

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Smooth plain surface in varying shades of brown; one handle; no foot; fine clay; light weight.

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