Cat

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, St. 7000, opposite avenue 1

Dimensions

Height x width x thickness: 7.5 x 2.21 x 3.85 cm (2 15/16 x 7/8 x 1 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

24.2638

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Figure of a cat on stand; corroded.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, St. 7000, opposite avenue 1. 1924: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition