Cat amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Street 7000, east of G 7052

Dimensions

Overall: 0.9 x 1.1 x 0.9 cm (3/8 x 7/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

26-2-128

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Head fragment of cat amulet (Bastet?) Blue glaze.

Provenance

From Giza, Egypt, Street 7000, east of G 7052, 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