Symbols History

Symbols and Meanings
Symbols History

What is a symbol? Definition and Meanings

Symbols usually represent objects and give clues to abstract or supernatural events and the opinions or concepts of historical cultures. They are products of collective thinking and are the shortest way to describe something. In the opinion of Carl Gustav Jung, symbols are not a sign of the ordinary; they are images of an invisible […]

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Symbols and Meanings
Symbols History

Late Roman ring to ward-off ‘evil eye’ found in Croatia

Archaeologists in Croatia have found an interesting ring from the 3rd century. At the depth of two metres in the soil in eastern town of Vinkovci they have found the ring with an “eye” that was, according to experts, used to protect the holder from spells. The ring’s “eye” protected the holder from spells [Credit: […]

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