Giant Anubis Sculpture Egyptian Antique Set Mumm Faience Stone W/T Hieroglyphics

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Seller: rare-antiques (244) 100%, Location: luxor, Ships to: Worldwide, Item: 193109759926 Hello There , I'm Happy You Are Reading This NowWelcome To Rare-Antiques Store .. We Offer You Our Rare Pieces Of Antiques , Unique, Fascinating And Totally Guaranteed There Is No Doubt That This Large Egyptian Anubis Sculpture Is Unique And Beautiful Piece Of Antique But The Most Special About It Is The Amazing Hieroglyphic Alphabets Check The Photos And You Will Touch This Magic And It Will Touch You Too Surely The Sculpture Is A Stone Sculpture And Stones Are Famous For The Spiritual PowersSpecially The Egyptian Stone A Donation Of 10% Will go For Charities After Auction Ends To Help People Who Are Suffering Whole over The World Historical Overview About This Item : Protector of tombs In contrast to real wolves, Anubis was a protector of graves and cemeteries. Several epithets attached to his name in Egyptian texts and inscriptions referred to that role. Khenty-imentiu, which means "foremost of the westerners" and later became the name of a different wolf god, alluded to his protecting function because the dead were usually buried on the west bank of the Nile. He took other names in connection with his funerary role, such as tpy-?w.f "He who is upon his mountain" (i.e. keeping guard over tombs from above) and nb-t3-?sr "Lord of the sacred land", which designates him as a god of the desert necropolis. The Jumilhac papyrus recounts another tale where Anubis protected the body of Osiris from Set. Set attempted to attack the body of Osiris by transforming himself into a leopard. Anubis stopped and subdued Set, however, and he branded Set's skin with a hot iron rod. Anubis then flayed Set and wore his skin as a warning against evil-doers who would desecrate the tombs of the dead.[35] Priests who attended to the dead wore leopard skin in order to commemorate Anubis' victory over Set. The legend of Anubis branding the hide of Set in leopard form was used to explain how the leopard got its spots. Most ancient tombs had prayers to Anubis carved on them. Guide of Souls By the late pharaonic era (664?332 BC), Anubis was often depicted as guiding individuals across the threshold from the world of the living to the afterlife.Though a similar role was sometimes performed by the cow-headed Hathor, Anubis was more commonly chosen to fulfill that function.Greek writers from the Roman period of Egyptian history designated that role as that of "psychopomp", a Greek term meaning "guide of souls" that they used to refer to their own god Hermes, who also played that role in Greek religion. Funerary art from that period represents Anubis guiding either men or women dressed in Greek clothes into the presence of Osiris, who by then had long replaced Anubis as ruler of the underworld. Normal 0 false false false EN-US X-NONE AR-SA Our Policy : We Are Following All Policies Of EBAY . All Our Items Are Fully Guaranteed , So Bid Confidently . Get Free Shipping And Free Return Option In 30 Days ! We Offer You Full Refund In One Week After Delivery , In Case You Are Not Satisfied With It . We only Accept PayPal Right Now . Please Contact Us If You Have Any Question Or Need Help ! . Before Leaving Neutral Feedback Or Negative One , Give Us Chance To Fix Any Problem As We Will DO Anything To Make You Happy ! . Condition: very good like you see at the photos, Material: Stone, Provenance: valley of the kings, Length: 26 CM = 10.2 INCH, age: (c. 3100 – c. 2890 BC)

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