Amulet of a cat

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza

Dimensions

Other: 1.5 cm (9/16 in.)

Accession Number

29.1690

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Faience. Green glaze. Rather crude.

Provenance

From Giza. [Excav. date] Apr. 1928. 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