True Or False?

Welcome to our daily true or false questions about varying archaeological topics. True or False:

In Ancient Egypt, cats were considered sacred, and buried in their own tombs next to their owners.

Answer: True! When these sacred pets died, the entire family would shave off their hair (head) and eyebrows in mourning.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s