Top of djed-emblem
Late Period, Dynasty 26–31
Overall: 11.7 x 9.8 cm (4 5/8 x 3 7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Dark brown in color; traces of white priming; incision on back for shaft; unglazed. May have been held in cartonnage or wooden hand.
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