Middle Kingdom, late Dynasty 11 or early Dynasty 12
3.8 x 2.9 cm (1 1/2 x 1 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Very rough light brown wood cylinder. Remains of white priming. Peg … socket on top.
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