A set of four Egyptian Canopic Jars is hand-curved from Basalt Stones and painted in vivid black. They are 100% hand-carved by talented Egyptian small families located in Luxor, Egypt. As we always encourage the small families and support them for professionalism in their handwork.
The details of the jars are made with high attention and care.
The canopic jars are such a unique set of décor that will definitely add a vintage and historical valuable touch gets you back to the greatness of the Ancient Egyptian civilization.
The four jars come in the same size as 13 H, 8 W cm. (5” H, 3” inch).
Historical Hint-The four Canopic 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.