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Domestic cats in Egypt were considered guardians of family welfare. The cat was in every house whose owners could afford keeping such a VIP.

Ancient Egypt is a lot like the internet. People wrote on walls and worshiped cats.

Since Horus was said to be the sky, he was considered to also contain the sun and moon. It became said that the sun was his right eye and the moon his left, and that they traversed the sky when he, a falcon, flew across it.

Since HERU ("Horus") is the Falcon said to be the sky, he was considered to also contain the sun and moon. It is said that the sun was his right eye and the moon his left, and that they traversed the sky when he, a falcon, flew across it

Ancient Egyptian Art | Ancient Egyptian Falcon Art Print by TigerHouseArt on Etsy

this is an example of the iconography of the Horus Falcon. this specific design was created by TigerHouseArt. it was titled Ancient Egyptian Falcon Art.

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Ancient Egypt Jewelry - Just Imagine the training to master this jewelry crafting for the High Royals and the Elitism that must have went along with the position of being a top jewelry maker.

The Royal Treatment: Beauty Products Inspired by Cleopatra Written by Ashley - Harvard University

The Royal Treatment: Beauty Products Inspired by Cleopatra

Ancient Egyptians used kohl, a lead base, to outline their eyes. This could have led to seizures or comas, even death.

Creative Haven Art Deco Egyptian Designs Coloring Book. Artwork adapted from designs by Paul Marie. Welcome to Dover Publications

Creative Haven Art Deco Egyptian Designs Coloring Book. Artwork adapted from designs by Paul Marie. Welcome to Dover Publications Mehr

Nefertem - God of Perfume  Also known as He Who is Beautiful and Water Lily of the Sun, was god of both healing and beautification.

Nefertem - God of Perfume Also known as He Who is Beautiful and Water Lily of the Sun, was god of both healing and beautification, perfumes and aromatherapy. In ancient Egypt, perfume wasn’t like the perfume of today - perfume was holistic, much as.

Egyptian ornaments and symbols/good for color choices for embroidery

Another type of old art that I love is any type of ornamentation. It could be on a cieling, or in an old manuscript, or even carved into an original piece of jewelry. What I am showing on this lens is a series of illustrations from a French set of.

An Egyptian Royal Woman 18th Dynasty, possibly Nefertiti. http://www.ancient.eu.com/uploads/images/586.jpg

Egyptian Royal Woman

Women in Ancient Egyptian Society (Article) -- Ancient History Encyclopedia Creswell Creswell Peterson