Figure of an Ichneumon
Height x width x length: 2.5 x 2.5 x 5 cm (1 x 1 x 1 15/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Shrine-shaped box with cavetto cornice and a figure of the animal on top. The ichneumon was sacred to the goddess Wadjet.
By 1918: Mr. and Mrs. Wiliam DeForest Tomson collection; 1918: given to the MFA by Mr. and Mrs. Wiliam DeForest Tomson.
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. William de Forest Thomson