title


PGM VII 940

rights


© British Library

inv. nr.


P. Lond. 121

institution


British Library

city


London

country


UK

publication


C. Wessely, Neue griechische Zauberpapyri, Denkschriften der kaiserlichen Akademie der Wissenschaften in Wien, philos.-hist. classe XLII. 2, Wien, 1893, pp. 16-55.
F. Kenyon, Greek Papyri in the British Museum. Catalogue with Texts, I. London, 1893, pp. 83-115.

PGM


PGM VII

TMnr


60204

LDABnr


1321

date


225 – 320 CE

provenance


Hermontis?

location


col. XXVII, 940

kind of document


Formulary

materials


Papyrus

bibliography


C. Wessely, Neue griechische Zauberpapyri, Denkschriften der kaiserlichen Akademie der Wissenschaften in Wien, Philosophisch- Historische Classe, XLII.2, Wien 1893, pp. 16-55.
F. G. Kenyon, Greek Papyri in the British Museum. Catalogue with Text, I, London 1893, pp. 83-115.
K. Preisendanz et alii, Papyri Graecae Magicae. Die griechischen zauberpapyri, Leipzig-Berlin 1928-1931, vol. II, pp. 1-45.
H. D. Betz, The Greek Magical papyri in Translation including the Demotic Spells, Chicago 1986 (2nd ed. 1992), pp. 112-145.

image description


A square crossed by two diagonal lines. Two little animal heads (donkey?) appear on the top of the square looking in opposite directions. Below the square a stretched snake is drawn

Collection

PGM VII


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Citation

“PGM VII 940,” TO ZODION, accessed November 27, 2020, http://to-zodion.net/items/show/13.

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image dispositio


After the instructions to make the drawing and before the invocation

image purpose


Charm to restrain anger and to subject

image technique


Drawing in black ink

image identification


Sethian representation

associated powerful


Words of the typhonicos logos written in wing formation

image aim


Restrain anger and subject

additional description


τα ὀνόματα ταῦτα σὺν τῇ στήλῇ
these names with the stele

additional material


εἰς χάρτην καθαρὸν διὰ ζμυρνομέλανος καθαροῦ γράφε…
write on a pure papyrus with pure myrrh ink…


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