Cat amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, St 7000, sebakh siftings

Dimensions

Overall: 0.9 cm (3/8 in.)

Accession Number

26-1-881

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Small amulet of squatting cat. Top off. Blue glaze, bored.

Provenance

From Giza, St. 7000 sebakh siftings. 1926: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition