London, South Kensington
28 April 2004
THE PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN
AN EGYPTIAN BRONZE FIGURE OF A SEATED CAT
6TH-1ST CENTURY B.C.
Wearing necklace of cowrie shells with central aegis, tail curled round in front, repaired with restoration, mounted
6 1/8 in. (15.5 cm.) high
Acquired during the 1970s, Spink & Son Ltd., London; formerly in the A. L. Rea Collection.
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