The design inspiration is from the ancient Greek mythological creature called the Cyclop. The Cyclop was a creature with a human being appearance but with an eye in the middle of its face.
Dimensions: 19.5 cm x 18 cm
Volume freight weight: 0.3 Kg
Real weight: 0.15 Kg
Wooden octopus evil eye handmade & hand painted on both sides, an exclusive design of Fenalie.
The evil eye is believed to protect against negative energy deriving from envious of malevolent shares, often referred to as “the evil eye”.
The notion of the “evil eye” also known as “mataki” (little eye in Greek) is firmly rooted in Greek folklore, dating back to classical antiquity. The term was, in fact, mentioned by such prominent ancient Greek figures as Hesiod, Callimachus, Plato, Theocritus and Plutarch.
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*Note: Since this evil eye octopus is handmade and hand painted, a slight differentiation from the website’s product pictures is possible.
|18 × 19.5 cm
Indigo, Indigo-Blue, Turquoise