Middle Kingdom, late Dynasty 11 or early Dynasty
1.9 cm (3/4 in.); dia 2 3/8"
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Rough wood. Slight color: plae red; dull gray blue … Circumference gone. Pegged hole on each 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 s son C. Granville Way
Hay Collection—Gift of C. Granville Way