Legacy dimension: .30 Length: .185 W.
Medium or Technique
Doum palm (hyphaene thebeica leaf)
Not On View
Woven palm-fiber; much battered.
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