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ANCIENT ANTIQUE Egyptian stone statue of the Goddess Sakhmet (300-1500 BC)

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Seller: akhenaten-dubi (194) 100%, Location: luxor, Ships to: Worldwide, Item: 232722629981 The size : 14 cm x 3 cm x 7 cmThe weight : 384 GRMMaterial : stone master battles and warsName in hieroglyphs Sekhmet of the gods in an ancient Egyptian mythology. Often represented as a lady with the head of a lioness sitting on the throne or standing. She is a member of the Trinity of Memphis (Ptah-Sakhmet-Neftert). Female Goddess. Her titles: The Great Lady Mahbubat Ptah, Ain Ra, Lady of War, Lady of the Earths (Upper and Lower Egypt), Lady of the Libyan Land, and many other titles. The Lioness is the sacred animal of the goddess of Manf, whose name means the strongSekhmet's name comes from the Ancient Egyptian word "sekhem" which means "power or might". Sekhmet's name suits her function and means "the (one who is) powerful". She also was given titles such as the "(One) Before Whom Evil Trembles", "Mistress of Dread", "Lady of Slaughter" and "She Who Mauls".In order to placate Sekhmet's wrath, her priestesses performed a ritual before a different statue of the goddess on each day of the year. This practice resulted in many images of the goddess being preserved. Most of her statuettes were rigidly crafted and do not exhibit any expression of movements or dynamism; this design was made to make them last a long time rather than to express any form of functions or actions she is associated with. It is estimated that more than seven hundred statues of Sekhmet once stood in one funerary temple alone, that of Amenhotep III, on the west bank of the Nile.of a lioness, who was dressed in red, the color of blood. Sometimes the dress she wears exhibits a rosetta pattern over each breast, an ancient leonine motif, which can be traced to observation of the shoulder-knot hairs on lions. Occasionally, Sekhmet was also portrayed in her statuettes and engravings with minimal clothing or naked. Tame lions were kept in temples dedicated to Sekhmet at Leontopolis. Shipping : 7 to 12 days by DHL express with track number and Ebay support..Combined package : save your money For example (shipping cost for biggest item + half shipping cost of second item + half shipping cost of third item + Quarter shipping cost of fourth item + Quarter shipping cost of fifth + free shipping for any item more .)Duties and responsibilities : Your responsibility is the payment and the fair feedback,,and our responsibility is to receive your item as the picture exactly and the material as description exactly,, Therefore we recommend that you see the picture well and then take your decision and take your responsibility..Thank you and appreciate your time....... Condition: As shown the picture, Material: stone, Cultural Origin: Egyptian

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