Ebook sur le Mau Egyptien
Egyptian Mau Ebook
The Egyptian Mau is a fascinating cat, not only because of its past history, but because of its delightful personality and striking appearance.
The Mau (mau is the Egyptian word for cat) has been clearly identified in the artwork of the ancient Egyptians, leaving no question in the minds of many experts that the Egyptian Mau is indeed the cat domesticated from a spotted subspecies of the African Wild Cat by this unique culture.
To gaze upon this beautiful and engaging creature is an opportunity to view a living relic.
The role of the Mau in the religion, mythology, and everyday life of the Egyptian conveys the degree of affection and respect in which these cats were held. They were worshiped as deities, cherished as pets, protected by laws, and mummified and mourned upon their death.
The artwork on the stone sarcophagus shows a comparison between the cats depicted by the ancient Egyptians and one of their modern descendants…
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