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Amulet of a cat

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Faience, blue glaze.

Provenance

From Giza: G 7633 debris. [Excav. date] Feb. 11, 1925. Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Late Egyptian,

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Other: 1.4 cm (9/16 in.)

Accession Number

27.1109

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets