Statuette of a Cat
Statuette of a cat
Egypt, Dynasty 26 or later, 664 to 30 B.C.E.
Bronze, Height x width x depth: 15.9 x 6.6 x 13.6 cm (6 1/4 x 2 5/8 x 5 3/8 in.)
Gift of Miss Lucy T. Aldrich 1953, MFA #53.2385
Photo © Joan Ann Lansberry
"Seated figure of a cat in hollow cast bronze. The tail is curled to the front, both ears are pierced and a lotus garland with a fish pendant hangs from the neck." (Museum website description)