Amulet Representing a Cat
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
1/2 x 3/8 x 3/16 in. (1.2 x 1 x 0.6 cm) (show scale)
Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
Amulet of deep green-blue faience in the form of a seated cat with its head turned to the side. The rear surface is flat. The piece is pierced through the neck for suspension.
Condition: Glazed worn in spots; reddish brown incrustation; otherwise good.
This item is not on view
Amulet Representing a Cat, 664-343 B.C.E. Faience, 1/2 x 3/8 x 3/16 in. (1.2 x 1 x 0.6 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.1202E. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.37.1202E_view1.jpg)
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