Late Period, Dynasty 25–31
(a)Height x width: 28.2 x 6.6; (b)Length x width: 16.4 x 7.3
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Wood; entirely covered with bitumen; surface rough and flaked; no ornamentation; black, rough pedestal with bevelled front.
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