Category: Craft

The Evil Eye

The Evil Eye

The Evil Eye is a superstition which dates back to antiquity. The superstition is thus: One can, by concentrating his or her energy into a particularly disdainful – even hateful – gaze, curse another person, such that they will suffer poor luck, or even fall […]

Binding

Binding

These are the skulls of the criminals and enemies of tribal peoples who practiced various forms of binding to prevent the spirits of the dead from exacting revenge. Some are bound with wood, some with bone, some with rope; most had the lips or mouth […]

“Silvered & stoppered bottle, said to contain a witch.”

“Silvered & stoppered bottle, said to contain a witch.”

“Silvered & stoppered bottle, said to contain a witch. Obtained about 1915 from an old lady living in a village near HOVE, SUSSEX. She remarked “and they do say there be a witch in it, and if you let un out there’ll be a peck […]