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Fragment of group scultpure with offering formula

Egyptian
New Kingdom


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .136 H. .114 W. .076 TH.

Accession Number

72.675

Medium or Technique

Stone

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Proper right side of the base of a statue group. Central, seated figure entirely missing; remains of female figure on front; five horizontal bands of incised hieroglyphics, with traces of blue coloring.

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