Anubis - lord of the Underworld
Images of Anubis, the Egyptian god of the underworld. Classically, he was not an "evil" god - this is a modern concept.
[EGYPT 29379] 'Standing mummy in Roy's tomb at Luxor.' A mural detail in the tomb of Roy shows his mummy being placed upright by a priest with an Anubis mask near the entrance of his tomb. Behind the priest stands a stela which addresses Osiris. The base of the mummy is embraced by Roy's wife who makes a gesture of mourning. Roy was an 18th dynasty royal scribe during the reign of Horemheb. His tomb (TT 255) can be found in the Necropolis of Dra Abu el-Naga on the We...