Anubis Mural

Photo: Egyptian Anubis mural
The tomb of Sennedjem, a respected artisan who worked on the tombs of the pharaohs, was found completely intact in Egypt's Valley of the Kings in 1886. Here a brilliant mural in his burial chamber depicts the jackal-headed Anubis, Egyptian god of the dead, tending the casket of Sennedjem.
Photograph by the Bridgeman Art Library/Getty Images

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