Chalkware cat made by the Universal Statuary Corporation, 1960s.
“Angora Kitten” print by Motoi Oi, circa 1950s – ’60s.
Carte-de-visite of a woman with her cat, circa early 19th century.
Great to see Crimean Tom from our collection on @bbcnews “When felines turn hero” for #InternationalCatDay! Also known as Sevastopol Tom, he saved #British and #French #troops from starvation during the Crimean war, by leading them to food he could find.