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Théodore DECK (1823-1991) - « Bastet » - Épreuve en faïence fine émaillée bleu

Théodore DECK (1823-1991) - « Bastet » - Épreuve en faïence fine émaillée bleu

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sadighgallery: “ Faience Cat Ancient Egypt - Dynasty Vivid blue faience cat seated on a base and wearing a collar Sacred animal to the sun god Ra and Bastet. The earliest Egyptian depiction of the cat took the form of three hieroglyph symbols,.

Max Le Verrier (1891-1973)." Chat assis ".Bronze argenté sur socle

Max Le Verrier (1891-1973)." Chat assis ".Bronze argenté sur socle

Bastet - Bast was a local deity whose cult was centred in the city of Bubastis, now Tell Basta, which lay in the Delta near what is known as Zagazig today. The town, known in Egyptian as pr-bȝstt (also transliterated as Per-Bast), carries her name, literally meaning "House of Bast". It was known in Greek as Boubastis (Βούβαστις) and translated into Hebrew as Pî-beset. In the biblical Book of Ezekiel 30:17, the town appears in the Hebrew form Pibeseth

Bastet - Bast was a local deity whose cult was centred in the city of Bubastis, now Tell Basta, which lay in the Delta near what is known as Zagazig today.

Bastet, the Egyptian Cat Goddess, was said to protect women and children, as…

Found it at Wayfair - Egyptian Cat Goddess Bastet with Earrings Figurine

Bronze Bastet cat sculpture ─ Egyptian cats were highly revered in ancient Egypt and laws were reportedly effected that protected these feline animals.

Bronze Bastet cat sculpture ─ Egyptian cats were highly revered in ancient Egypt and laws were reportedly effected that protected these feline animals.

Art Deco Cast Iron Cat by Hubley

Art Deco Cast Iron Cat by Hubley

For Sale on - An Art Deco cast iron doorstop in the form of a cat by Hubley Manufacturing Company. Signed 'Hubley' on underside.

As a revered animal and one important to Egyptian society and religion, some cats received the same mummification after death as humans. Mummified cats were given in offering to Bast.[citation needed] In 1888, an Egyptian farmer uncovered a large tomb with mummified cats and kittens. This discovery outside the town of Beni Hasan had eighty thousand cat mummies, dating to 2000-1000 BC.

The cat goddess Bastet – Ancient Egyptian sculpture made of bronze and molten glass. Courtesy & currently located at the Louvre, France. Photo taken by Guillaume Blanchard

François Pompon (1855-1933)  Owl  1923  Bronze  H. 19; W. 8,5; D. 8,2 cm  Paris, Musée d'Orsay

François Pompon (1855-1933) Owl 1923 Bronze H. 19; W. 8,5; D. 8,2 cm Paris, Musée d'Orsay

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