The Great Ankh Journal…

An exquisite hand made large leather journal for you to record your encounters with magic, spells and the mysteries the world has to offer.

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Journal size is 11 x 14.3 inches (36.5 x 28 cm); thickness is 3 inches (7.5 cm); has around 350 leaves (700 pages if count both side of paper) of special, vintage paper type for letterpress printing. Cream toned paper with gilded paper edges has 100 gsm paper weight.

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The book cover is bound in hand toned brown leather with carved, embossed and gilded elements. Leather stripes on closure system are made with genuine lizard leather. Ouroboros, pentagram and frame are made from hand carved, embossed and gilded thick leather – hardener with special bookbinders mixtures.

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Ouroboros, a circular symbol depicting a snake, swallowing its tail, as an emblem of wholeness or infinity. Pentagram, in Egyptian hieroglyphics, associated with the Goddess Sopdet, was represented in the night sky by the brightest star – Sirius. Deep embossed symbols around ouroboros represent five elements – The Spirit, Air, Water, Earth and Fire.

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