Statuette of woman
Height x width: 7 x 1.8 cm (2 3/4 x 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
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Ivory statuette of a woman. Her head and feet are broken off and missing. She is nude. She stands straight, with her arms at her side. It is incrusted with brown. It is carved in the round.
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