It is an amulet intended to protect against the evil's eye. The symbolism of the eye is associated with the sun as a light source, and the act of seeing. Throughout history eye-shaped amulets have been used as allies to get rid of diseases.
HOW IS IT CALLED?
It is known by the name of Nazar although in Turkey it is also called munçuk.
HOW IS IT MADE?
It is manufactured with handmade colored glass and it consists of concentric or drop-shaped dark blue, light blue and white circles.
WHAT IS THE MEANING OF COLOURS?
The most popular color is blue because in Turkey and surrounding countries, water is scarce, so it is very valuable for them, giving the meaning of growth and prosperity.