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The knife

Originally Posted by sravana
Thanks, Julie.
I just noticed the BIG knife that Maat is holding - what is the significance of that in the Egyptian myth? Did you put the knife in because Justice is usually holding a sword?
It is a reproduction of a real Egyptian knife, but not significant to Ma'at's mythology that I know of... it is there as you guessed because Justice usually contains the sword of truth.
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