Tall shouldered jar
Middle Kingdom to Second Intermediate Period (?)
Height x diameter: 11.1 x 6.3 cm (4 3/8 x 2 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
Light color with horizontal veining, neck entirely missing.
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