Very Rare & Large Egyptian Alabaster Eye Of Horus Amulet
C. 664 – 332 BC – Late Period
A very large Egyptian alabaster 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.
Slight grainy surface on front otherwise of a very large size with clear detail.
Provenance; Ex Coincraft.
Size: 31mm x 45mm