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Amulet of a cat

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza

Dimensions

Other: 1.1 cm (7/16 in.)

Accession Number

29.1691

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Faience. Blue glaze. Tiny. Chip missing from base.

Provenance

From Giza. [Excav. date] Mar. 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