The Greeks, however, called him Heru or Har the Distant One. In some cases, Horus was also venerated as the god of war , hunting, and kingship. Largely considered as the chief protector of the land of Egypt , he was depicted by ancient Egyptians as a stoic man with the head of a hawk (or sometimes a lion). He became known in some spheres as the hawk god of Egypt.Its been known that ancient Egyptian pharaohs typically identified themselves with the god of the sky. Thus, the pharaohs were adored and even worshiped because their subjects believed that they were the manifestations son of Horus in human form. Make 30 days from receiving if you liked back again. Feel free to ask any questions you have before purchasing, as this matters to us. Thanks to visit my store that very big honor to talk you. The item "RARE ANTIQUE ANCIENT EGYPTIAN Stela Book of Dead Funeral Boat God Horus 1425 Bc" is in sale since Tuesday, September 15, 2020. This item is in the category "Antiques\Antiquities\Egyptian".antique" and is located in Luxor. This item can be shipped worldwide.