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
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