Flight of the Phoenix
Dimensions: Two Sizes – 1,7m High and 73cm High
The sculpture portrays the bird goddess releasing the mythological sun bird phoenix, thereby giving birth to another day. In the symbolism of ancient Egypt, the phoenix represented the rising sun which is reborn every morning after dying or disappearing at night. The phoenix is the Egyptian hieroglyph for the sun. In the early symbolism of the Chritian faith, the phoenix stands for resurrection and immortality.