ORNAMENTS, MINIATURES & FIGURINES

ORNAMENTS, MINIATURES & FIGURINES

  • Celtic, Boar

    Celtic Boar

    £8.79
    To Celtic people, the boar was a symbol of fearlessness. Some myths portrayed them as the fierce quarry who led their hunters to the Otherworld. Tacitus reported that a Celtic tribe in Germany wore amulets of the wild boar to protect themselves in battle...
    £8.79
  • Egyptian Anubis

    £8.79
    This stunning miniature is based on the sculpture found in King Tutankhamen’s tomb. Originally thought to be based on the jackals that roamed cemeteries at night, Anubis was the god of embalming rituals and adopted a human form with a dog’s...
    £8.79
  • Egyptian Cat 6cm

    £13.68
    This fine reproduction bronze is of a cat sacred to the Egyptian goddess of love, fertility and joy, Bast or Bastet. The worship of Bast dates from at least 4000 BC, reaching its height around 1500 BC when thousands of pilgrims poured into the temple at...
    £13.68
  • Egyptian Coffin

    £8.79
    Coffins in Egyptian times were highly decorated with inscriptions and representations of gods, like Anubis, who would protect the dead person on the journey to the next world. The body would be mummified before it was placed into the wooden coffin, as it...
    £8.79
  • horus, Egyptian

    Egyptian Horus

    £8.79
    Horus was an Egyptian sky god in the form of a falcon whose right eye was the sun and his left eye the moon. According to myth, in a fight defeat Setekh of Ombos, Horus’ moon eye was damaged and healed by the god Thoth, but from then onwards the...
    £8.79
  • Egyptian, scarab, ornament, miniature, figure, gift, ware, giftware

    Egyptian Scarab

    £8.79
    The Egyptian scarab is the image of a dung beetle and sacred to the sun god. Dung beetles lay eggs in a pellet which they roll along and the Egyptians regarded this action as an image of the sun and its course through the heavens, rolled by a gigantic...
    £8.79
  • Keep, Calm, and, Carry, On, Mouse, Mat, pad

    Keep Calm and Carry On Mouse Mat

    £6.84
    The Keep Calm and Carry On poster was initially produced by the Ministry of Information, in 1939, at the beginning of the Second World War. It was intended to be distributed in order to strengthen morale of the British public in the event of invasion...
    £6.84
  • medieval, letter, opener, mini, minature, sword

    Medieval Sword Letter Opener

    £14.07
    The standard shape of the medieval sword was the same throughout the twelfth to fourteenth centuries. These swords had a wheel shaped-pommel at the end of the handle, simple cross bar guard and a broad blade. This letter opener is based on the medieval...
    £14.07