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Figurine of a cat

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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

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

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture