This Anubis Skull is a beautifully detailed decorative piece that will bring that perfect Egyptian style to your home or office. Anubis is the Greek name of a god associated with mummification and the afterlife in ancient Egyptian religion. He is usually illustrated as a canine or a man with a canine head. Like many ancient Egyptian deities, Anubis assumed different roles. He was depicted as a protector of graves, an embalmer and a god who escorted souls into the afterlife. This Anubis skull is hand painted and made of cold cast resin.