Amulet in the form of a cat

Egyptian
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18
1539–1295/1292 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Deir el-Bahari

Dimensions

Height x length: 1.1 x 1.2 cm (7/16 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

06.2498

Medium or Technique

Glazed steatite

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Recumbent cat of green glaze, couched on small rectangle inscribed as in sketch on under side.

Provenance

From Deir el-Bahari.

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription