Ancient Art

Statuette of a Cat

664–525 B.C.

Bronze

Height of prong to nose: 20 cm. (7 7/8”); Prong: 1.5 cm. (9/16”); Height of base to top of ears: 20.5 cm. (8”); Height from front feet to ear tips: 21.4 cm. (8 3/8”); Width of base: 6.4 cm. (2 9/16”); Length of base from front of feet to tail: 11.1 c
Gift of Drs. Ruth and Theodore Lidz
1994.92.1
Culture: 
Egyptian
Period: 
Late Period, Dynasty 26
Classification: 
Sculpture
Status: 
Not on view
Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions, January 1994–December 1995,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (1995–96): 153, ill.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.