"The Human-headed canopic jar hand-curved of Basalt stones and covered with vivid white paint. The jar is hand-curved purely by talented Egyptian small families located in Luxor. The accurate curved details of the figure show the professionalism of the craftsmen. A unique piece of décor adds to your home giving an instant atmosphere of the ancient Egyptian civilization. It sizes around 28 H, 14 W cm (11” H, 5.5” inch).
Historical Hint-The four Canpic jars were also known as the four sons of Horus God, the divine ancient Egyptian God of Sky. They were made in the same size with the same body. However, each jar’s lid was shaped into different head form, the jackal headed, baboon-headed alongside with the human-headed under the lead of the father head, Horus. They were made mainly to carry the origins of the dead while the mummification process to keep them from rotting