Amulet: cat

Egyptian
Late Period, Dynasty 26
664–525 B.C


Findspot: Egypt, Giza

Dimensions

Overall: 1.6 cm (5/8 in.)

Accession Number

29.1541a-b

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Cat. Seated figure. Broken in two peices, mended.

Provenance

From Giza. [Excav. date] Mar. 1929. Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition