Figurine of a cat

Egyptian
Late to Greco-Roman Period
760 B.C.–A.D. 364


Dimensions

height x width x Depth (including base): 13.5 x 5.5 x 9.7 cm (5 5/16 x 2 3/16 x 3 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

RES.18.7

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Bronze figurine of a seated cat. It is attached to a black wooden base. The proper right ear is missing. The surface is worn and corroded. The cat’s left front leg is broken and mended.

Provenance

Egypt

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Joseph A. Ropes