Two-Piece Egyptian God Anubis With Scarab and Ankh Pendant

wh431-dp-706-21850-02mr
In stock
$32.99
  • Materials: 100% Sterling silver
  • About 1-1/8 inch tall excluding hanger x 1-1/8 inch wide (29 x 29mm)
  • Item number: wh431

Anubis is the ancient Egyptian god of death; he is lord of cemeteries, tombs and the underworld, with many powers and responsibilities: He embalmed and mummified the newly deceased and protected their grave after burial. He was also part of the ceremony in which the deceased's heart was weighed against a feather to determine if that person would be allowed to enter the afterlife, after which he would ushered those worthy souls into the underworld himself.

Anubis is usually depicted as a well-proportioned man with a canine head having pointy ears. The head is usually black, symbolically representing not only the color of the deceased's body after embalming, but also that of the fertile Nile valley, which itself was a symbol of regeneration and life. The reason for Anubis' canine head may have been in response to the ancient Egyptians' need for a god to protect their graves against the dogs and jackals who would often dig them up.

This is an elaborate 2-piece necklace with Anubis' classically Egyptian side profile suspended from a circular wing-shaped frame that is beautifully detailed with a scarab framed by two snakes and radiating feathers. The hanger is inscribed with a small ankh symbol as well.

Customer Reviews

No reviews yet
0%
(0)
0%
(0)
0%
(0)
0%
(0)
0%
(0)
Great service is our TOP priority. We pack your order with love and care and ship within 24 hours, except for Sundays and holidays.

  • EASY Returns: Simply send your order back to us within 60 days. Your satisfaction is guaranteed.
  • FREE - First Class Mail on orders of $25 or more (4-6 business days for arrival)
  • $3.99 - First Class Mail on orders under $25 (4-6 business days for arrival)
  • $7.99 - Priority Mail (2-3 business days for arrival)
  • $24.99 - Express Mail (1-2 business days for arrival)
  • Canada, $10.99 - First Class Shipping to Canada (varies, but generally arrives in 10-12 business days)
  • Other Countries, $14.99 - First Class Shipping to all other countries (varies, but generally arrives in 10-12 business days)
  • International Priority & Express Mail - We also offer Priority & International Express Mail options, ranging from $24.99 to $59.99, depending on speed.
  • International Customs Fees: Please note that your country may charge additional Customs fees, and we have no way of knowing what this amount will be.
Have a Question?
You have successfully subscribed!