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Mummy Cat Pendant - Museum Shop Collection

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EGYPTIAN
Late/Ptolemaic Period 712-30 BC

                  

In Ancient Egypt, cat mummies were donated to goddess Bastet. Bastet was commonly depicted as a cat or woman with the head of a cat or lioness. During the Greek and Roman period the veneration of Bastet reached its peak. The cat mummy¬ís wrappings of linen strips show a coffered design, the head is shaped naturalistic.

Our replica from the Egyptian Collection of the Kunsthistorisches Museum, Vienna, Austria

Material: pewter with antique gold finish. Cable Chain included, Spring ring closure.
Length: 18 inches
Gift Box included



Made in the U.S.A.

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