PGM III 70-82*

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Title

PGM III 70-82*
PGM III

Rights

© Musée du Louvre

inv. nr.

Paris, Louvre N 2391

institution

Louvre Museum

image description

A group of three images.From left to right.
Anthropomorphic male figure, nude, holding a whip in the right hand. 2) Anthropomorphic figure, a man?, with a belt crossing his/her breast, and holding a whip in the right hand. 3) Anthropomorphic figure with animal head (donkey, horse, cat, dog?), wearing a cloak (chlamys), a skirt and holding a whip in the right hand and a spear in the left hand

city

Paris

country

France

publication

C. Wessely, “Chriechische Zauberpapyrus von Paris und London”, Denk. Wien. Akad. 36 (1888)

PGM

PGM III

TMnr

64511

LDABnr

5738

date

300-399 CE

provenance

Thebes

Location

col. III, 70-82*

image dispositio

In the middle of the text, before one invocation

image purpose

Aggressive magic

image technique

Drawing in black ink

image identification

3) Seth? Cat demon?

associated powerful

Typhonicos logos

image aim

Reinforcement of the spell
invocation of demon

additional description

σκελετος δεξιος / [σκελ]ετος [ἀριστός]
skeletal figure to the right / skeletal figure to the left

additional material

ἐπὶ δὲ τῷ β’ πετάλῳ τιθεμένῳ διὰ τῶν καμαρῶν
On the second metal leaf that is to be put [through the earholes]

kind of document

Formulary

Materials

Papyrus

URL

http://www.photo.rmn.fr/cf/htm/CPicZ.aspx?E=2C6NU0HNNUUG

Bibliography

S. Eitrem, Les papyrus magiques grecs de Paris, XXXXX, 1923, pp. 37-45
E. Heitsch, Die Griechischen Dichterfragmente 1 p. 180 no. LIX 2 & 5, XXXX, 1963
U. Horak, Illuminierte Papyri (1992) p.246: ViP 203 A. Jacoby ARW 29 (1931) 204-205

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Citation

“PGM III 70-82*,” TO ZODION, accessed July 16, 2018, http://to-zodion.net/items/show/12.