Amid the chaos of the crash, he lost his beloved cat, Bastet
, who was found dead 17 days later in a mound of debris.
Initially appreciated for their efficiency at keeping rodents at bay, cats eventually went on to be much loved for there even was a goddess of cats, Bastet
, and the death of a household cat was a cause for deep mourning.
Abdel Gawad explained that the two artifacts are a wooden statue of ancient Egyptian goddess Bastet
and a pink granite statue of Horus.
In other news, "Overwatch" recently ran the Bastet
event where a new Ana skin was given out for free as long as players won nine PvP matches during the event.
A bronze cat statue dedicated to an ancient Egyptian cat goddess Bastet
, which was one of the 100 unearthed wooden cat statues.
The discoveries were found near the cliff of an area called the Bastet
, Anany declared.
Dozens of cat mummies and gilded statues of cats were unearthed, including a bronze statue dedicated to the cat goddess Bastet
Also known as Bastet
, Ubasti, and Pasch, she was the most popular of the feline deities, belonging to the order of the Ennead, a group of nine deities most frequently appearing in ancient Egyptian mythology.
the Egyptian Cat goddess, sitting in classic posture.
Although Bast is a perfectly respectable English name, it is also the name of the cat goddess Bast or Bastet
. Bast, in particular, is associated with the beneficent, warming rays of the sun (Budge, Mummy, 288).
The cells were washed 3 times with PBS for 5 minutes each and incubated with Alexa Fluor 594-conjugated goat anti-mouse lgG secondary antibody (Bastet
, catalog no.
was one of Ancient Egypt's most famous felines.