<em>Amulet Representing a Cat</em>, 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)

Amulet Representing a Cat

Medium: Faience

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:664-343 B.C.E.

Dimensions: 1/2 x 3/8 x 3/16 in. (1.2 x 1 x 0.6 cm)


Accession Number: 37.1202E

Image: CUR.37.1202E_view1.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
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.

Brooklyn Museum