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An Egyptian Bronze Figure of a Cat,

22nd/26th Dynasty, 944-525 B.C.

Estimate
70,000100,000
LOT SOLD. 146,500 USD
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31
An Egyptian Bronze Figure of a Cat,

22nd/26th Dynasty, 944-525 B.C.

Estimate
70,000100,000
LOT SOLD. 146,500 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Antiquities from the Collection of the Late Clarence Day

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New York

An Egyptian Bronze Figure of a Cat,

22nd/26th Dynasty, 944-525 B.C.

Seated with the long tail curved around to the right forepaw, the finely modelled face with pronounced cheekbones, large recessed eyes, and erect pierced ears with striated markings, and wearing an Eye of Horus pectoral suspended on a cord tied in an Isis knot behind, the fur carefully incised.
Height from modern base 7 in. 17.8 cm
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Provenance

Mathias Komor, New York [F.486], May 19th, 1978

Antiquities from the Collection of the Late Clarence Day

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New York