Amulet of a cat ?
40 B.C.–A.D. 114
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, Tomb W 308
Height: 1.3 cm (1/2 in.) +
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Blue glazed faience. Figure sitting profile, head front. Stringing hole at back. Workman B.
From Meroe, Tomb W 308. January 1923: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan; 1924: received by the MFA.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition