Anubis is the jackal headed god of the Egyptian underworld; whose duties include conducting the souls of the dead to the underworld and the weighing of their hearts to determine the whether the deceased will be led before Osiris, or have their heart fed to a demon. The son of Osiris and Nephthys, he is also credited with inventing the art of embalming. Made of cold cast resin & hand painted, this 9" tall statue is perfect for any collection.
Bast, a national deity of ancient Egypt, was the cat headed goddess of the beneficial aspect of the Sun, opposing Sekhmet, who personified it`s destructive power. She was said to be the sister or daughter of Ra, and also his wife. She was a kind goddess, and protect men against evil spirits and contagious disease. She is depicted here in her full cat form. Made of cold cast resin & hand painted, this statue stands. 8 1/2" high.
The Egyptian god of law, arbitration, science and writing, the ibis-headed god Thoth stands 11" tall in this exquisite statue. He is represented here as the observer, and the creator of written word as he was often revered. Made out of cold-cast resin and hand painted vividly in gold and silver, he is formed as though he is taking notes with his chisel and tablet, with his dark eyes staring past his writing to that which he exists beyond. This is a wonderful piece for all who revere the Egyptian pantheon or for those who look to Thoth for guidance in his mediation of the law.