- Made in Egypt by NileCart.
- Metal alloy with antique Brass tone measures 4 by 8 1/2 inches.
- Ancient Egyptian symbol of eternal life a nice gift from Egypt. Coming with NileCart Satisfaction Guarantee.
- In modern times, the ankh has become a symbol of wholeness, vitality and health.
- Can be used as an altar piece or wall hanging cross
- The ankh or key of life is an ancient Egyptian hieroglyphic symbol that was most commonly used in writing and in Egyptian art to represent the word for "life" and, by extension, as a symbol of life itself. The ankh has a cross shape but with a teardrop-shaped loop in place of an upper bar. In modern times, the ankh has become a symbol of wholeness, vitality and health.
Details: The ankh, also known as key of life, or the key of the Nile, was the ancient Egyptian hieroglyphic character that read life. It represents the concept of eternal life. The ankh is covered with ancient Egyptian symbols and hieroglyphs to attract longevity and good heath to all that live under your roof. The ankh measures 8.5 inches tall, 4 inches wide. It hangs easily on your wall with a single nail or screw. It makes a great house warming gift.