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Beliefs Gallery

Available as Framed Prints, Photos, Wall Art and Gift Items

Choose from 190 pictures in our Beliefs collection for your Wall Art or Photo Gift. Popular choices include Framed Prints, Canvas Prints, Posters and Jigsaw Puzzles. All professionally made for quick delivery.


Papyrus of Ani (Book of the Dead) - The Judgement Featured Print

Papyrus of Ani (Book of the Dead) - The Judgement

(Above) -Twelve Gods seated in Order, as judges before a table of offerings. (Below) - The Psychostasia of Weighing of the Conscience of Ani. The Jackal-headed Anubis trying (in the balance) the heart of the deceased against the feather (symbolising the law). On the left, Ani and his wife cn be seen in a pose of devotion; on the right an Ibis-headed Thoth, the Scribe of the Gods, notes down the resultsof this trial, whilst behind, the monster Amemit, the Devourer, looms menacingly. On the left of the balance, Shai (Destiny) with two Goddesses Renenit and Meschenit behind, all under the soul of Ani (symbolisedby a human-headed hawk and the symbol of a cradle). Date: around 1550 BCE

© Mary Evans / Grenville Collins Postcard Collection

Mayan Monolith - Quirigua - Sky Xul in Jaws of a Monster Featured Print

Mayan Monolith - Quirigua - Sky Xul in Jaws of a Monster

Guatemala - Mayan Monolith - Quirigua - 8th century AD. Quirigua is an ancient Maya archaeological site in the department of Izabal in south-eastern Guatemala. This piece is 'Zoomorph P' (which explorer Alfred Maudslay nicknamed The Great Turtle) was dedicated in 795 by "Sky Xul" and is a masterpiece of Mesoamerican art. It weighs around 20 tons. This side depicts a larger-than-life portrait of "Sky Xul" himself seated cross-legged in the open jaws of an enormous crocodile-mountain hybrid monster. Date: 8th century AD

© Mary Evans / Grenville Collins Postcard Collection

Two Old Prophets Featured Print

Two Old Prophets

Native African prophet's simulated vision is not a series of guesses, in which he may possibly hit upon the truth. Prophets may be trying to discover the witchcraft that has been disposed upon an individual or the tribe, or a subject they wish to be enlightened with. Date: 1868

© Mary Evans Picture Library

1868, Africa, African, Belief, Beliefs, Craft, Doctor, Evil, Inquirers, Magic, Native, Old, Paranormal, Prophet, Prophets, Spirits, Tribal, Tribe, Witch, Witchcraft, Witchdoctor, Zulu