Stick

Egyptian


Dimensions

Height x diameter: 19.0 x 0.7 cm (7 1/2 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

72.4328

Medium or Technique

Wood

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects

Tapers to a point; four incised rings on larger end; dark colored smooth surface.

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