Fragment of low raised relief showing a Genet cat in the papyrus marshes seizing one bird by its neck while two others sit in their nest. The background is a series of vertical papyrus stems. An unworked fragment of limestone cut from the back of the block, to make the block flatter for mounting.
From Giza, G 7101, Qar, [chapel], perhaps from stair B, N(orth). 1925: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition
Egyptian, Old Kingdom, Dynasty 6, reign of Pepi I or later, 2338–2170 B.C.