Fragment of post of mummy-case
Legacy dimension: .431 Length: .082 W. .063 TH.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Dark brown; unpolished; two sides covered with sunk relief hieroglyphics. Small modern hook for mounting on one side.
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