Authentic Ancient Roman Lunar Crescent Moon Pendant Talisman Amulet with Evil Eye engraved below hoop. An apotropaic amulet. The Romans wore amulets usually as a talisman, to protect themselves against evil forces, demons and sorcery, but especially against the evil eye. The evil eye is a curse believed to be cast by a malevolent glare, usually given to a person. Circa 1st to 4th century AD. Unearthed in Eastern Europe.
Size: 3.5cm x 3 cm.
Heavy, chunky and perfectly wearable with the addition of a chain or thong as in ancient Roman Times. See before and after pictures showing this items original patina and true authenticity.