Blue faience Eye amulet

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Ancient Egyptian blue/green glazed faience Eye amulet.

Price: € 300,--

Size: 3 x 2,5 cm

Period: c. 600 - 325 B.C.

Material: Faience

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  • The Egyptian god Horus was usually depicted in human form but with the head of a falcon. His eye was taken to represent the sun, whose setting and rising symbolized loss and recovery—a fitting sign for an amulet.