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AN EGYPTIAN BRONZE CAT
PROPERTY FROM A FRENCH PRIVATE COLLECTION
AN EGYPTIAN BRONZE CAT

LATE PERIOD TO PTOLEMAIC PERIOD, DYNASTY XXVI-XXX, 664-30 B.C.

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AN EGYPTIAN BRONZE CAT
LATE PERIOD TO PTOLEMAIC PERIOD, DYNASTY XXVI-XXX, 664-30 B.C.
Hollow cast, depicted seated with its forepaws together, its tail curving forward around its right side, with the tip extending beyond the paws, the small head with an angular jawline and deeply-set circular convex eyes, the erect ears pierced
5 in. (12.7 cm.) high
Provenance
Acquired by the current owner's family, France, 1930-1960; thence by descent.

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