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30 cm x 40 cm

Abyssinian Cat

  • Abyssinian cats have short, close-lying coats with a distinctive “ticked” look caused by bands of colour on each hair.  The most well-known colour is “ruddy”.  It is believed to be one of the oldest breeds of cats in existence.

    The background is from the ceiling of the church Debre Birhan Selassie near Gondar, with a small Ethiopian St Michael icon.