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Amulet: cat

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Cat. Seated figure. Broken in two peices, mended.

Provenance

From Giza. [Excav. date] Mar. 1929. 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 Period, Dynasty 26, 664–525 B.C

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 1.6 cm (5/8 in.)

Accession Number

29.1541a-b

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets