TITLE

THE MUCH-ENDURING EYE

AUTHOR(S)
Schienerl, Peter W.
PUB. DATE
June 1984
SOURCE
Ornament;Summer84, Vol. 7 Issue 4, p27
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the "Much-Enduring Eye" amulet, used as protection from the "Evil Eye" during the Roman period. Figures with detailed explanations are provided of a gold medallion, a golden pendant, and a gemstone, all depicting the "Much-Enduring Eye" in various forms. The appearance of the "Much-Enduring Eye" in Christianity as well as in modern-day Islamic Egypt is also discussed.
ACCESSION #
33232906

 

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