Egyptian Papyrus of Dendera Zodiac - Full Colour with Names - 40x60cm
Papyrus is the worlds first paper!
Created by the Ancient Egyptians, papyrus has been used as a paper for over 4500 years!
Each Papyri is
- Hand-made - Hand-painted - Authentically Egyptian & Packaged with a certificate of authenticity
The ancient Egyptian zodiac, as found in the temple of Dendera. The four pairs of Horus along the outside of the circle represent the 4 seasons and 4 directions. If you add together the 8 figures of Horus and the 4 goddess you get the amount of months of the year. If you add together that hands, you get the number of hours in a day.
60cm / 23.6 inches Tall 40cm / 15.7 inches Wide
(All Papyrus is hand-made & hand-painted, so yours may differ slightly from that in the photo)