Statuette of Bastet
Late Period, Dynasty 26 or later
Height x width x depth: 19.1 x 5.3 x 5.2 cm (7 1/2 x 2 1/16 x 2 1/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Egyptian Late Period Gallery (Gallery 216)
Bastet. Striding figure holding aegis in left hand, right arm advanced. Left foot and base missing. Incised dress.
By 1940: Mrs. John C. Phillips Collection; 1940: lent by Mrs. John C. Phillips; 1955: lent by John C. Jr. and Arthur H. Phillips; 1959: given by Arthur H. Phillips to the MFA.
(Accession Date: June 9, 1959)
Gift of Arthur H. Phillips