Bastet Cat on Scarab Brown Sm - 3.75"
This statue depicting the Egyptian Goddess Bastet sits upon a scarab. Made of polymer in Cairo, Egypt! This vintage inspired statue is 3.75 inch tall. It is lightweight with very unique details. Ships in a box with hieroglyphic designs and an information card.
The goddess of plenty and joy, the cat Bastet represents the protective aspect of female power. Bastet is the daughter of Ra, the Sun God. She is aligned with the lioness and also represents the attributes of ferocious protection. Bastet is associated with the home and dancing. The Egyptians found cats fascinating, even regarding them as godlike. Because cats were deeply respected, they were often mummified and even buried in great tombs with their owners.