Domestic cats in Egypt were considered guardians of family welfare. The cat was in every house whose owners could afford keeping such a VIP.

Domestic cats in Egypt were considered guardians of family welfare. The cat was in every house whose owners could afford keeping such a VIP.

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Ancient Egyptian Art | Ancient Egyptian Falcon Art Print by TigerHouseArt on Etsy
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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 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.

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6. Egyptians; left one is wearing a Hemhemet crown and the one on the right is wearing a War Crown.

6. Egyptians; left one is wearing a Hemhemet crown and the one on the right is wearing a War Crown.

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