In Egypt, archaeologists found a large number of mummified cats

Archaeologists in Egypt have discovered seven tombs of the period of the pharaohs, where he kept dozens of mummified cats, as well as wooden figurines of cats and other animals and birds, according to DW.

Among the statues found in the ancient burials, the majority portrays the cats that, according to scientists, shows “a deep respect for the ancient Egyptians to this animal”. In addition, other figurines lion, the cow and the Falcon.

As reported in the Ministry of protection of the ancient monuments of Egypt, archaeologists have found mummified scarabs, which are the first such finding of scientists among the ruins of the ancient necropolis of Saqqara, located near Cairo.