London, South Kensington
20 October 1999
A BRONZE FIGURE OF A SEATED CAT
CIRCA 6TH-4TH CENTURY B.C.
With front paws together, tail by its side, ears alert, wearing a beaded necklace with heart pectoral and counterpoise at the back, tang under tail, on wooden mount
8.5/8 in. (21.9 cm.) high
In the private collection of the late Sheila Davis since the 1950s.
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