Soulful Creatures

Author: Edward Bleiberg
Publisher: D Giles Limited
ISBN: 9781907804274
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A fascinating mix of archaeology, history, and medical imaging shedding new light on ancient Egyptian animal mummies, this fully illustrated volume explores the important role granted to animals in Egyptian life--they were seen as equals to ...

Mummies Around The World An Encyclopedia Of Mummies In History Religion And Popular Culture

Author: Matt Cardin
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 1610694201
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A cat coffin with mummy, left, and an ibis coffin are displayed as part of the exhibit
Soulful Creatures: Animal Mummies in Ancient Egypt,” at the Orange County's
Bowers Museum in Santa Ana, Calif. (AP Images/Damian Dovarganes) Pets.
Often buried in the same chamber with their owner (or in the courtyard outside, if
their owner died first), complete with elaborate coffins and food offerings, just like
humans. Food. Mummified foods for the deceased, much of it prepared as if
ready to ...

Interactions Between Animals And Humans In Graeco Roman Antiquity

Author: Thorsten Fogen
Publisher: Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG
ISBN: 3110544512
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Bleiberg, Edward, Yekaterina Barbash & Lisa Bruno (2013): Soulful Creatures.
Animal Mummies in Ancient Egypt, London & Brooklyn, New York. Blundell, Sue (
1986): The Origins of Civilization in Greek & Roman Thought, London & Sydney.
Bodson, Liliane (1978): Hiera zoa. Contribution à l'étude de la place de l'animal
dans la religion grecque ancienne, Bruxelles. Bodson, Liliane (2009): L'
interprétation des noms grecs et latins d'animaux illustrée par le cas du zoonyme
sēps-seps, ...

Lost Lewiston Idaho

Author: Steven D. Branting
Publisher: Arcadia Publishing
ISBN: 1625851545
Size: 60.96 MB
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In 2014, the Bowers Museum in Santa Ana, California, opened the exhibit “
Soulful Creatures: Animal Mummies of Ancient Egypt.” Those ancient people
loved their animals, which were intimately associated with a pantheon of
zoomorphic gods. One mummy was dedicated to ibisheaded Thoth and
contained a letter from a man who was having a difficult time at work, certain that
a coworker was badmouthing him behind his back to his boss. The complainant
wanted the god to intervene.

Western Civilization From Ancient Times Through The Seventeenth Century

Author: Frank Roy Willis
Publisher: D C Heath & Co
ISBN: 9780669072150
Size: 52.85 MB
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He was depicted in painted wood and precious metals on one or more of the
interlocking coffins in which his mummified body was placed, and also in stone
either seated on his throne or standing to look through eyeholes cut from the wall
of the tomb into the adjacent ... Animals appear frequently, not the dying lions of
the Assyrian friezes but soulful asses, newborn calves carried on a drover's back,
or geese fluttering through the reeds of ... Barbarians from outside have come to
Egypt.

World Civilizations

Author: F. Roy Willis
Publisher: D C Heath & Co
ISBN: 9780669059649
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He was depicted in painted wood and precious metals on one or more of the
interlocking coffins in which his mummified body was placed, and also in stone
either seated on his throne or standing to look through eyeholes cut from the wall
of the tomb into the adjacent room where the funeral offerings ... Animals appear
frequently, not the dying lions of the Assyrian friezes but soulful asses, newborn
calves carried on a drover's back, or geese fluttering through the reeds of the Nile
bank.

New York

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(212-875-8600). (E) GUMBO CAFE* Shocked by what passes for gumbo in this
town, New Orleans native Dexter Stewart did what any civic- minded culinary
ambassador would do: He sent for the family recipe and opened a soulful,
shoebox-size place of his own. The gumbo is terrific; the red beans and rice even
... The Brooklyn Museum does a kid-size tour of its ancient-Egypt exhibit, with a
focus on women who ruled. (See box.) 3/26 at 4 p.m.; Brooklyn Museum, 200
Eastern Pkwy., ...