History Egyptian God Thoth Tehuti Sculptural wall relief www.Neo-Mfg.com 11.5"
SIZE: 11.5" Tall
God of wisdom, writing and invention, the messenger and spokesman of the gods and finally the lord of the moon.
Thoth invented the arts and sciences, music, and magic, and was the god of learning, famed for being the creator of hieroglyphs, and was known as “the lord of holy words”. As the god who invented writing, he was the protector of scribes.
With a body of a man and head of an ibis, which is often crowned by the crescent moon supporting the full moon disk. He often holds a writing palette.
Thoth was given his better known name by the Greeks. They linked him with their god Hermes.
The baboon is also sacred to him, for in Hermopolis, he merged with the local baboon god Hedj-wer.