Overall: 15.2 x 7.6 x 26 cm (6 x 3 x 10 1/4 in.)
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Hawk’s head; wood; covered with white priming and color; dull green body light yellow face; details in dull green; elaborate necklace in red, yellow, and bluish green.
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