Evil Eye : "Malocchio" Charm Necklace
What is the evil eye? Evil eye jewelry and amulets for evil eye protection?
The evil eye - first recorded by the Mesopotamian about 5,000 years ago in cuneiform on clay tablets, the evil eye may actually have originated as early as the Upper Paleolithic age. We find this figure in Jewish, Christian and Muslim cultures as well as Buddhist and Hindu societies. The evil eye Mal de Ojo, Nazar Mauvais Oeil or greek Matiasma is a curse believed to be cast by a malevolent glare, which is usually directed towards a person who is unaware. Many cultures believe that receiving the evil eye will cause one misfortune, bad luck or injury. Mal de ojo jewelry and talismans created to protect against the evil eye are also frequently called "evil eyes"
D E T A I L S
- 14K Gold Filled charm with Royal Blue Sapphire gemstone. ( Double sided )
- Chain length: 16" inches or 18" inches, if you require an extender chain please add your request in the "additional request" section.
- Chain style: Plain cable style or 2 tone 14K GF with diamond cut 925SS beads.
- Measures approx. 14mm x 11.5mm
** All our jewellery are Lead, Nickle and Cadmium Free **