Legacy dimension: (a) .358 Length: x .05 W. / (b) .183 Length: x .022 W.
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Brown-colored, fine-grained wood; made in three pieces; originally fastened together, two holes for ink.
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.
Hay Collection—Gift of C. Granville Way