Egyptian Cat hanging decoration (British Museum exclusive)

    SKU: cmcd38510

    £8.99 Members' price *


    A handmade hanging decoration in the shape of an ancient Egyptian cat statue.

    The design represents the Gayer-Anderson cat - a famous ancient Egyptian sculpture in the British Museum. The sculpture is probably a representation of the cat-goddess Bastet, who was viewed as the daughter of the sun god and as a protector of mothers.

    This decoration, featuring beadwork and metallic thread, is hand-embroidered in India by skilled local artisans. It is a collaboration piece between the British Museum and the design studio Poonam's House.


    Product code: cmcd38510
    Details: Handmade in India
    Exhibition: Ancient lives
    Size: 8cm x 8.5cm, thread is 8cm long
    Materials: Felt, silk thread, beadwork, embroidery
    Weight: 0.095kg
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