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Rare Antique Ancient Egyptian Canopic jar God Horus intstines mummy 1780-1670BC

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Seller: nerwa-30 (19) 100%, Location: new cairo, Ships to: Worldwide, Item: 332785698335 You Are Bidding on Rare Antique Ancient Egyptian Canopic jar. Since they used to put organs after death inside canopic jar.since Ancient Egyptians worshipped Falcons since they took As god Horus which was God of Sky unification of Egypt protection. Since these is canopic jar for God Qebehsenuef which is shown with Falcon Head which is God Horus. Since such canopic jars with falcon head they used to put inside intestines .Since these canopic jar after God Horus which is Falcon is Dead they mummify it and they take there intestine out and they put at such canopic jar. Since ancient Egyptians thought there is another life after death same like life's life so they keeped to mummify the body and organs of dead so they used to take the stomach of the dead and put inside such canopic jar to keep it forever . Such canopic jars were made to put inside the intestine after they take out organs of dead falcon to mummify it tò keep forever . Also they put such canopic jar next to mummy Heigh:14 cm Width: 11 cm Canopic jars Canopic jars were used by the ancient Egyptians during the mummificaton process to store and preserve the viscera of their owner for the afterlife. They were commonly either carved from limestone or were made of pottery or hammer stone. These jars were used by the ancient Egyptians from the time of the Old Kingdomuntil the time of the Late Period or thePtolemaic Period, by which time the viscera were simply wrapped and placed with the bo The viscera were not kept in a single canopic jar: each jar was reserved for specific organs. Canopic jars of the Old Kingdom were rarely inscribed, and had a plain lid. In the Middle Kingdom inscriptions became more usual, and the lids were often in the form of human heads. By the Nineteenth dynasty each of the four lids depicted one of the four sons ofHorus, as guardians of the organs. The canopic jars were four in number, each for the safekeeping of particular human organs: the stomach, intestines, lungs, and liver, all of which, it was believed, would be needed in the afterlife. There was no jar for the heart: the Egyptians believed it to be the seat of the soul, and so it was left inside the body As it shows from front with heiroglyphic story of dead person that he was living in peace during his life doing good things and hope god protect him after life and take him to heaven also you can see cobra is sculptured on jar to protect it and protect the liver Many sets of jars survive from this period, in alabaster, aragonite, calcareous stone, and blue or green glazed porcelain and green hammer stone The sons of Horus were also the gods of the cardinal compass points. Each god was responsible for protecting a particular organ, and was himself protected by a companion goddess. They were: ×Hapi, the baboon-headed god representing the north, whose jar contained the lungs and was protected by the goddess ×NephthysDuamutef, the jackal-headed god representing the east, whose jar contained the stomach and was protected by the goddess ×NeithImsety, the human-headed god representing the south, whose jar contained the liver and was protected by the goddess Isis ×Qebehsenuef, the falcon-headed god representing the west, whose jar contained the intestines and was protected by the goddess Serqet Paymet - We accept paypal shipment - takes from 14 days or 21 days after shipment may be less - we will ship after 5 days from payment -We ship world wide condition -As you can see in picture returns - we refund you money after you return the peice Condition: As shown At picture, Material: stone, Provenance: luxor

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