Statuette of a deity

Egyptian


Dimensions

Height x width: 7.0 x 2.2 cm (2 3/4 x 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

72.4424

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Bronze; heavily patinated with brown, high head-dress; right arm bent forward; left down; stands on ridge.

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