5 - 6 December 2001
AN EGYPTIAN WOOD FIGURE OF ANUBIS
Third Intermediate Period, Dynasty XXI-XXV, 1070-712 B.C.
The jackal depicted recumbent in an alert attitude of protection, its fore-legs extended, its hind-legs curled beneath, the long tail extended diagonally behind
15½ in. (39.3 cm) long
Mitsukoshi Department Store, Japan, 1989
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For a similar example in the Museo Egizio, Turin see p. 187 in Roveri, ed., Egyptian Civilization. Religious Beliefs.
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