Eyeshadow - Symbol and Significance
Both the Egyptians and the Jews turned to this representation probably from the natural inclination, specific to figurative thinking, to choose an organ of the human body as a significant symbol of its specific function. In this way, the foot was frequently adopted as a symbol of jute, the arm as a symbol of power, and the hand as a symbol of fidelity. See also Eyes in quotes, maxims, aphorisms
According to the same principle, the eye ...