Nine images of ancient egyptian animal sculptures. Animals were an Important iconographic element in religious daily life in Ancient Egypt. They represented their deities and decorated ritual and everyday objects. These exquisite artifacts have survived thousands of years due to their masterful craftsmanship in working durable materials. Artworks made of Marble, Granite, Limestone, Bronze, Faience and Terracotta are all shown.
The storycard shows the full images in color, with historical information on each statue in six languages (English, Français, Português, Deutsche, Español and Italiano). See the related title: Ancient Egypt: Faces and more titles on archeology.