<em>Mummified Cat</em>, 305 B.C.E.-395 C.E. Animal remains, linen, pigment, 2 1/2 x 3 1/2 x 14 1/2 in. (6.4 x 8.9 x 36.8 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 05.307. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 05.307_PS9.jpg)

Mummified Cat

Medium: Animal remains, linen, pigment

Dates:305 B.C.E.-395 C.E.

Dimensions: 2 1/2 x 3 1/2 x 14 1/2 in. (6.4 x 8.9 x 36.8 cm)


Museum Location: Brooklyn Museum, BMA, 1X02, ART HOLDING

Accession Number: 05.307

Image: 05.307_PS9.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Mummy of a cat wrapped in linen with elaborately molded head with painted details in red and black. Ears erect. Condition: Right ear partly gone. Bandages at base slightly decayed and loose. Bandages around nose decayed. Good specimen.

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