Hippo Sunken Bath Mat

Bath Mat

Hippo Sunken

by Fernando Vieira
$25.00
DESCRIPTION

The perfect bath mats: fuzzy, foamy and finely enhanced with brilliant art. With a soft, quick-dry microfiber surface, memory foam cushion and skid-proof backing, our shower mats are a cut above your typical rug. Keep them clean with a gentle machine wash (no bleach!) and make sure to hang dry.

ABOUT THE ART

Hippos were sacred to the ancient Egyptians. The goddess of fertility, Tuéris, was represented as a bipedal hippopotamus.
Hippos are social animals living in groups of 10 to 30 animals, although groups of more than a hundred already been observed. The groups have several females and males but only one alpha male. Mediation meetings between males of the same group is made through the practice of "gaping", which consists in confronting the two males in the water and opening their mouths at an angle of up to 140 degrees, so give the opponent an estimate of size, thus subjecting the smaller individuals and avoiding physical confrontations that could hurt both.

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