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Faience amulet of cat-headed goddess, [Bastet], standing, wearing two feathers and Hathor headdress; handmade, blue glaze, eyelet on back of crown. Illustration: Yes


  • ID
  • Department
    Harvard University-Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition
  • Classification
    Jewelry & adornment-Amulets and pendants
  • Findspot
    G 2382 [(originally thought to be a tomb, but now known to be a jumbled deposit of limestone blocks from other nearby tombs)], [Senedjemib complex court], S of door of G 2370
  • Material
  • Dimensions
    Height: 5.5 cm
  • Credit Line
    Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition
  • Object Ownership Information
    In the collection of: Egyptian Museum, Cairo (JE 44620)
  • Date of Register Entry
  • Object owned by
    Egyptian Museum, Cairo

Tombs and Monuments 2

  • G 2370

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 2382

    • Site Name Western Cemetery

Unpublished Documents 1

Institutions 1