Egyptian Faience Quintuple Eye of Horus Amulet VERY RARE
C. 332-30 BC – Ptolemaic Period
A very RARE quintuple faience Eye of Horus amulet.
The Eye of Horus amulet is also known as Uzat or ‘Wedjat’, meaning “Whole One”. It is a symbol of protection and was used to deflect evil, as well as believed to have healing powers. The Uzat eye’s represent the two eye’s of Horus as he was a sun and moon deity therefore, his right eye was the sun, and the left was the moon.
Intact with earthy surface deposits and nice detail.
Provenance: Ex J. B. Collection
Size: 28mm length
No Longer Available