The Sword of Anubis
Inspired by the Egyptian deity Anubis the hair sword features the bust of a jackal on the hilt, adorned with ankh symbols on the handles and the tip of the blade, as well as a scarab on the lower hilt. Imbued with deep symbolism, this hair sword connects you to the rich history and mysticism of Anubis.
In ancient Egyptian mythology, Anubis was the god of embalming and the protector of the deceased. He was often depicted as a jackal-headed deity, symbolizing his role as a guardian of the underworld. Anubis played a vital role in the mummification process, guiding souls to the afterlife and overseeing the weighing of the heart ceremony. Revered as a powerful and wise deity, Anubis embodies the duality of life and death, guarding the transition from one existence to another
The ankh is an ancient Egyptian symbol representing life and immortality. Shaped like a cross with a loop at the top, the ankh is often associated with divine power and eternal life. It is believed to symbolize the key to unlocking the mysteries of existence and the continuity of life beyond death. By featuring ankh symbols on the handles and the tip of the blade, this hair sword serves as a reminder of the eternal nature of the soul and the transformative journey it undertakes.
The scarab is a symbol deeply rooted in ancient Egyptian culture and mythology. It represents transformation, renewal, and the cycle of life. The scarab beetle was believed to push the sun across the sky, renewing it each day. It became a potent symbol of rebirth and spiritual transformation, often associated with resurrection and protection. Including a scarab on the lower hilt of this hair sword reinforces the idea of new beginnings, change, and protection as you embrace the power of Anubis.
Measures 6.5 inches long
Made from a zinc and galvanized steel alloy