Sekhmet Egyptian Goddess Crouching Lioness Statue Porcelain Figurine Japan NEW For Sale
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Sekhmet Egyptian Goddess Crouching Lioness Statue Porcelain Figurine Japan NEW:
Egyptian Goddess 'Sukhmet' Persian Blue Porcelain StatueDescription
Stunning cobalt blue statue of ancient Egyptian goddess "Sekhmet".
Sekhmet, the lion-headed goddess in Egyptian mythology was dreaded as being the fiercest warrior goddess, yet she became the protector of kings and is considered even as the goddess of healing and medicine.
Owing to the dual nature as destroyer and protector, this Sekhmet Statue will make a powerful guardian protecting and watching over your home, who can also heal you and your family, and cleanse your house of negative energy as well.The ring, placed between the forepaws of the crouching statue, represents the Solar disk which is commonly depicted on her head, symbolizing her character as a powerful solar deity, sometimes called the daughter of the sun god Ra.
Condition: New in its original box
Material: Porcelain statue
Size: Base measures 7" x 2.5" ( 18 x 6.5 cm)
3.75" Tall (9.5 cm)
Ring: blue glazed porcelain on gold plated ring
size: Free (adjustable)
Inside circumference: 53 mm
Inside diameter: 17 mm
The mark incised on the bottom may denote the kanji character "幸(Kou)", the first letter of manufacturer's name 幸兵衛(Kou-be-i)
This item was made by Japanese pottery maker, Koubei-gama, founded in 1804 by Koubei Kato the First in Gifu Prefecture, Japan. The present, seventh leader of the Katos is Koubei Kato Ⅲ. In the early 1980s, his father, the sixth family head Takuo Kato successfully restored the luster glaze technique of Persian Lusterware, which disappeared around 16th to 17th centuries.
In recognition of the achievement, he was designated as a Living National Treasure of Japan. Now, under the leadership of Koubei Ⅲ, Koubei-gama produces various kinds of unique pottery and ceramic items, whose manufacturing methods are firmly based on the traditional ways of Asian pottery making. Click HERE to see more Koubei-gama's Egyptian deities: Horus, Anubis and Bastet, the benign counterpart of the dangerous Sukhmet.
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Will ship worldwide via SAL, ePacket or EMS. All methods are offered by Japan Post, including Tracking and Insurance. Please choose whichever option suits you best.
→ SAL (economy $10.00 Usually takes 20-50 days.
→ ePacket(standard $13.50 Usually takes 15-20 days.
→ EMS (expedited - $21.50 Usually takes 5-10 Will be delivered most quickly with great care. I'll be happy to combine your multiple purchase orders. I will first charge you the postage for the item with the highest shipping fee, then add $5.00-11.50each (depending on the shipping method chosen). Shipping fees for some heavy items cannot be discounted, which must be mentioned in each listing. I always try to ship the items by the next day, however, due to the time difference, please allow up to 48 hours for your order to be shipped out.
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