Cat amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, St. G 7500 S, in debris, E of G 7550

Dimensions

Overall: 1.7 x 1.1 cm (11/16 x 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

28.1529

Medium or Technique

Glazed Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Fragment of small faience amulet of a cat, base broken off, blue.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, St. G 7500S, in debris, E of G 7550. 1928 : 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