Cover

Egyptian


Dimensions

Diameter approximately 11 cm, thickness approximately 3 cm

Accession Number

RES.73.23

Medium or Technique

Wood

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Light brown wood. Traces of white gesso. Hole in center doesn’t go all the way through.

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