Limestone Cat Statue Ancient Egypt, Dynasty BC Brown limestone seated cat, with a smaller cat seated in the front, on a base with hieroglyphs. Cats were sacred to the ancient Egyptians because of their hostility towards snakes.
Nesi (Pharaoh) Taharka, Dynasty, Neo New Kingdom. Looks like it was patterned after his Old Kingdom ancestor who lived 2000 years earlier. See previous pin (Double or Triple Uraeus means Kushite Origin).