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  • c. 2890 BCE - c. 2670 BCE
    Bastet gains in popularity during the Second Dynasty of Egypt.
  • c. 2400 BCE - c. 2300 BCE
    Bastet associated with the king of Egypt as nursemaid and protector.
  • c. 2134 BCE - c. 2040 BCE
    Bastet known as Protector of the Dead and associated with Egyptian afterlife.
  • 525 BCE
    Cambyses II of Persia invades Egypt and uses Bastet's image to force Egyptian surrender at the Battle of Pelusium.