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.