Egyptian Hoopoe

Egyptian Hoopoe

Regular price $90

Hand cast solid brass pendant of a Hoopoe skull. 2.4 inches tall, 0.5 inches wide. Chain 27 inches long.

Hoopoes are distinctive birds that were considered sacred in Ancient Egypt. Depicted on the walls of tombs and temples, Hoopoes were seen as a symbol of virtue in Persia, but in Estonian tradition they were considered harbingers of death and the underworld.