Segmented dish

Egyptian
New Kingdom
1539–1075 B.C.


Dimensions

Height x diameter: 3.8 x 10.4 cm (1 1/2 x 4 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

72.4310

Medium or Technique

Wood

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Segment of sphere; three compartments in interior; discolored on outside; edge nicked.

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