Egyptian - Statuette of a Standing Bastet - Walters 54408 - Three Quarter Left

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Egyptian - Statuette of a Standing Bastet - Walters 54408 - Three Quarter Left

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Bastet, often represented with the head of a lion or a cat, was a goddess both of joy and pleasure and of warfare. Here, she holds a protective ritual instrument, an usekh-collar surmounted by a feline head with a sun-disk.

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