Order now this special statue of Sobek, the ancient Egyptian god of crocodiles, full of intricate fine line work and meticulously carved and painted by talented Egyptian small families.
Decorate your home with this handmade basalt statue of the mighty crocodile god, Sobek. He was among the oldest deities. He was the god of the crocodiles and was illustrated with a crocodile head.
The ancient Egyptians worshipped Sobek in order to ensure the fertility of the crops and population. There have been many mummified crocodiles found in ancient Egyptian tombs, denoting how sacred they were.
Sobek's role was also to protect the pharaoh from evil. He was the most popular revered god in Arsinoe and was considered the Lord of Faiyum. Here he is depicted wearing a crown of double plumes.