One painted fragment of a coffin
Length x width: 28 x 20.8 cm (11 x 8 3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Scarab in black; two uraei in white, red, and greenish black; circle above with white border, red ground, and figures in white; one side is broken; two additional broken fragments with gesso (also numbered: 561, W282, W284).
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
(Accession Date: June 28, 1872)
Hay Collection—Gift of C. Granville Way