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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.

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.

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

Love ancient Egyptian artwork...It is said that Egyptian doctors, before operating, wacked the patient on the head with a wooden mallet. Ouch.

It is said that Egyptian doctors, before operating, whacked the patient on the head with a wooden mallet.

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.

Isis ( Aset in Egyptian) was originally a Goddess from Nubia and was adopted into Egyptian belief. Her name literally means female of throne, Queen of the throne. Wife and sister to Asar ( Osiris) and mother of Horus.

Original pinner said: "Isis ( Aset in Egyptian) was originally a Goddess from Nubia and was adopted into Egyptian belief. Her name literally means female of throne, Queen of the throne. Wife and sister to Asar ( Osiris) and mother of Horus.

illustration : répertoire de motifs égyptiens, "grammaire de l'ornement", Owen Jones, planche n°2, 1856

A Short History of Decorative Hand Fans

Egyptian "Lotus" Motifs (probably derived from Nymphaea caerulea lily a motif commonly found in the decoration of both utiitarian objects and architechual

Ancient Egypt Jewelry

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.

King Tut how to draw instructions. Colored in with oil pastels. Great for ancient Egyptian history.

Painting King Tut

CC Cycle 1 Week 1 Fine Arts: King Tut how to draw instructions. Colored in with oil pastels. Great for ancient Egyptian history.