Ancient Egyptian Book of Coming forth out of Darkness into Light (Book of the Dead) papyrus, displaying the Eye of Ra, with scribe deity Thoth's emblem, the Ibis bird, standing on the spiraling part of the symbol, as if riding on the Barque of Ra. 21st dynasty, reign of king Smendes, 1070BC, Thebes, Egypt.
The Eye of Horus is an ancient Egyptian symbol of protection, royal power and good health. The eye is personified in the goddess Wadjet (also written as Wedjat, or "Udjat", Uadjet, Wedjoyet, Edjo or Uto). It is also known as ''The Eye of Ra''.