Fragment of dish
Byzantine (Coptic) Period
Overall: 4 x 6.2 cm (1 9/16 x 2 7/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Fine gray-white glaze; relief of cross and dots on medallion.
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