Stone

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt

Dimensions

Other: 1.6 x 3.2 cm (5/8 x 1 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

72.4995

Medium or Technique

Stone

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Specimens

One small stone covered in a light brown wrinkled layer of (pigment?). Note in original housing states Hay Collection (S412).

Provenance

From S412: 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