This custom museum display showcases an absolute masterpiece, an Authentic Carved Faience Pottery Isis Tomb Statue dating from the Ptolemaic Period 332–30 B.C. This statue was finely carved depicting a female in human form, the face is beautifully defined with incised mouth, large almond shaped eyes, faint ears and wearing the tripartite wig. It also has shallow dorsal pillar at back and is holding the Sun Disk (Aten), a symbol of god Ra. The deified Aten is the focus of the monotheistic religion of Atenism established by Amenhotep IV, who later took the name Akhenaten (died ca. 1335 BCE) in worship and recognition of Aten, the creator, giver of life, and nurturing spirit of the world.
The face is beautifully defined with incised mouth, large almond shaped eyes and faint ears. It also has shallow dorsal pillar at back.
Isis was refereed to in The Book of The Dead as "She who gives birth to heaven and earth, knows the orphan, knows the widow, seeks justice for the poor, and shelter for the weak"- the Egyptian goddess, was very popular throughout Egypt, and beyond and - she became was a goddess of almost limitless attributes! She was one of the goddesses who protected the sarcophagus and the Canopic jars (which contained the internal organs). It was thought that she helped the deceased on their difficult journey into the afterlife and she was sometimes named as one of the judges of the dead.
It's protected under plexiglass in a custom museum display to keep it looking pristine, ensuring protection of your investment while allowing you to fully appreciate this piece of collectible ancient history. The customized descriptive metallic plaque, in addition to the detailed finishing, add to the elegant and sophisticated, gallery-quality aesthetic. Unique and one-of-a-kind, you'll receive the exact piece shown in the photos.
Complete with a certificate of authenticity, this piece is an exciting investment that will only get better with age.
— Statue Dimensions: 1 1/2"L x 1"W x 3 5/8"H
— Statue Dimensions with Display: 4"L x 3"W x 4.5"H
— Authentic and genuine Artifact
— Since every piece is real and unique, it may very slightly differ from pictures shown
— Protected in a Removable Custom Museum Quality Plexiglass display
— Customized Descriptive Metallic Plaque
— Collector-Inspired attention to detail
— Includes Certificate Of authenticity