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Divine Felines: Cats of Ancient Egypt

07/24/13 through 12/31/14

Brooklyn Museum

200 Eastern Parkway Map

718-638-5000

Official Web Site

24-07-2013 12:00:00 31-12-2014 12:00:00 America/New_York Divine Felines: Cats of Ancient Egypt An exhibition exploring the roles of cats, lions, and other feline creatures in Egyptian mythology, kingship, and everyday life. From domesticated cats to mythic symbols of divinities, felines played an important role in ancient Egypt imagery for thousands of years. Now, nearly thirty diverse representations of felines from the world-famous Egyptian holdings of the Brooklyn Museum will be on view. http://www.cityguideny.com/eventinfo.cfm?id=134977 Brooklyn Museum Brooklyn Museum

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An exhibition exploring the roles of cats, lions, and other feline creatures in Egyptian mythology, kingship, and everyday life. From domesticated cats to mythic symbols of divinities, felines played an important role in ancient Egypt imagery for thousands of years. Now, nearly thirty diverse representations of felines from the world-famous Egyptian holdings of the Brooklyn Museum will be on view.

Venue Description: Open Wed., Fri.-Sun., 11am-6pm; Thurs., 11am-10pm; First Saturday of each month (except September), 5-11pm. $12; $8, students and seniors (62 & over). Under 19, free (as of 9/3/2014).

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