Egyptian Compact Cat Umbrella

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404004361622
CA$45.00
In stock
  • 100% polyester
  • Made in China

This design is inspired by the British Museum's Gayer-Anderson Cat. The sculpture is probably a representation of the cat goddess Bastet.  Bastet was viewed as the daughter of the sun god, and as the protector of mothers.

Gayer-Anderson Cat, Bronze figure,
Saqqara, Egypt
Late Period, after 600 BC