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Egyptian Judgement of the Dead Plaque

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One's heart was kept within the body during mummification so that it can travel with the deceased into the afterlife. Upon death, one entered the underworld (Duat), where Osiris, the God of the afterlife, weighed the persons heart on a scale against the feather of Ma'at, the goddess of order, truth, and righteousness.

Size: 5" H x 9.5" W

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