ANCIENT EGYPT The weighing of souls decoration of a funerary casket. In the presence of the god Horus with the head of a hawk Anubis on the left of the balance with the head of a jackal weighs the actions performed by the deceased represented by his heart while Thoth on the right of the balance god of wisdom and scribe of the gods depicted with the head of an ibis takes note. Dynasty XXVI 672 525 BC

Africa Egitto

title: ANCIENT EGYPT: WEIGHING OF THE SPIRITS

subject date: 2003-06-23

caption: ANCIENT EGYPT The weighing of souls; decoration of a funerary casket. In the presence of the god Horus (with the head of a hawk) Anubis, on the left of the balance (with the head of a jackal) weighs the actions performed by the deceased, represented by his heart, while Thoth, on the right of the balance (god of wisdom and scribe of the gods , depicted with the head of an ibis) takes note. Dynasty XXVI, 672-525 BC

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image century : VII- VI a.C.

image epoch: Mondo antico

subject century: VII- VI a.C.

subject epoch: Mondo antico

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psicostasiareligious ritesAncient EgyptdivinityAnubisCynocephalusThotHorusjudgmentsoulheartcustomdeathLibrahawkjackalibismythologyAncient worldantiquities

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