Statuette of a cat

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7632 A, Pit

Dimensions

Height: 7.4 cm (2 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

27.987

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Bronze cat statuette. It has and Incised collar, necklace, and fur markings. The ears are pierced. The tip of the left ear is missing. The cat is sitting on a base. The surface is corroded.

Provenance

Findspot Information: Grom Giza: G 7632 A pit [Excav. date] Feb. 16, 1925

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition