<em>Standing Bastet</em>, 332-30 B.C.E. Bronze, 4 13/16 x 1 7/16 x 1 1/2 in. (12.2 x 3.6 x 3.8 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.379E. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 37.379E_threequarter_PS9.jpg)

Standing Bastet

Medium: Bronze

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:332-30 B.C.E.

Dimensions: 4 13/16 x 1 7/16 x 1 1/2 in. (12.2 x 3.6 x 3.8 cm)



Accession Number: 37.379E

Image: 37.379E_threequarter_PS9.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Bronze figure of a striding cat wearing a long shirt. Her right forearm is extended forwards and slightly upwards. The right hand is pierced for insertion of a representation of a now missing sistrum. Her left hand holds an aegis to her chest and a small figure of Nefertum is supported by her left arm and shoulder. Condition: Black patina. Side of right ear missing.

Brooklyn Museum