Olga Nekhodova

Olga Nekhodova

St. Petersburg, Russia
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Sacred Ibis, Threskiornis aethiopicus. Sub-Saharan Africa, Madagascar and south-eastern Iraq. It has also been introduced into France, Italy, and Spain. Photo by Lee Davis

Sub-Saharan Africa, Madagascar and south-eastern Iraq. It has also been introduced into France, Italy, and Spain. Photo by Lee Davis

Egyptian cat hunting in the marshes   A tawny cat catches birds among the papyrus stems. Cats were family pets in ancient Egypt, and at palaces and revered ast Bast. The cat shown here could also represent the Sun-god hunting the enemies of light and order. The Tomb-chapel of Nebamun  Thebes, Egypt. Late 18th Dynasty, around 1350 BCE. Salt Collection British Museum, Room 61:

Egyptian cat hunting in the marshes from the tomb-chapel of Nebamun, Thebes, Egypt, late dynasty, ca. Depicts a tawny cat catching birds among the papyrus stems. The cats could represent the Sun god hunting the enemies of light and order.