Animals in Ancient Egypt

Why were catfish often depicted in ancient Egyptian art?

Thu, 24 Feb 2022 - 07:52 GMT

Catfish once dominated the icons of the pharaohs on the banks of the Nile.

Recent study aims to uncover how ancient Egyptians treated Nile crocodiles

Mon, 02 Nov 2020 - 03:34 GMT

The Nile crocodiles received special treatment from the ancient Egyptians, who worshiped the crocodile deity Sobek and embalmed tons of small crocodiles.