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Statuette of a cat

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Bronze cat statuette. It has and Incised collar, necklace, and fur markings. The ears are pierced. The tip of the left ear is missing. The cat is sitting on a base. The surface is corroded.

Provenance

Findspot Information: Grom Giza: G 7632 A pit [Excav. date] Feb. 16, 1925

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Late Period, 760–332 B.C.

Findspot

Egypt

Dimensions

Height: 7.4 cm (2 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

27.987

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture