Photo © David A. Loggie, N.Y.
Statuette of Bastet, the appeased manifestation of Sekhmet: from ferocious lioness to placid cat
Egypt
3rd–2nd century BCE
Bronze
H: 15.2; W: 6 cm
Gift of Abraham Guterman, New York, to American Friends of the Israel Museum
Accession number: 97.63.46
 
 

Publications:
Ben-Tor, Daphna, The Immortals of Ancient Egypt, Israel Museum, Jerusalem, 1997, English

Exhibition:
The Immortals of Ancient Egypt: From the Abraham Guterman Collection of Ancient Egyptian Art, Israel Museum, Jerusalem, 01/06/1997 - 01/12/1997

Digital presentation of this object was made possible by: The Ridgefield Foundation, New York, in memory of Henry J. and Erna D. Leir