Standing Anubis Statue
Anubis, Egyptian God of the Dead & of the Underworld is widely known for Mummification and Leading the Dead on their path of the underworld. He is represented as a Jackal as the ancients would observe jackals hunting and howling near cemeteries.
This Anubis Statue is finely crafted of resin and painted black and gold is featured here with the body of a man and head of a jackal. Sometimes you may see him portrayed as a full bodied jackal. He stands approximately 3 1/2 inches and has quality painted detail in black and gold. He holds an ankh (everlasting life) in one hand and a scepter of divine power is in the other hand. Egyptian Glyphs are engraved on the base. Fine statuette for any decor.
Anubis is known for:
- God of the Dead
- Guardian of Burial
- Guardian of Secrets
- Guard from Evil Spirits
- God of the Under World
- Embalming Rituals/Ceremonies
- Jackal Howl Guiding the deceased on to the other world
- Protection of Gifts & Offerings to the deceased