Inlay in the form of a mummy figure with cat (?) head

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Former owner
Giovanni Dattari (1858 - 1923) (C.L. Freer source)
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919)
Provenance
To 1909
Giovanni Dattari (circa 1858-1923), Cairo, Egypt, to 1909 [1]
From 1909 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Giovanni Dattari in 1909 [2]
From 1920
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3]
Notes:
[1] See S.I. 189, Miscellaneous List, Egyptian Glass, pgs. 1 and 34, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. This piece is part of a collection of glass that was purchased en bloc and includes 1,388 specimens (for further purchase information, see the folder for F1909.332).
[2] See note 1.
[3] The original deed of Charles Lang Freer's gift was signed in 1906. The collection was received in 1920 upon the completion of the Freer Gallery.
Topic
cat
Ptolemaic Dynasty (305 - 30 BCE)
Roman Period (30 BCE - 395 CE)
Egypt
Ancient Egyptian Art
molding
mosaic glass
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Restrictions & Rights
Copyright with museum
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Medium
Glass
Dimensions
H (overall): 5 cm (1 15/16 in)
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Origin
Egypt
305 BCE-14 CE
Period
Ptolemaic Dynasty or Roman Period
Type
Glass
Accession Number
F1909.745