title


PGM XII 385
PGM/PDM XII

inv. nr.


Lugd.Bat. J 383v

institution


Rijksmuseum van Oudheden

city


Leiden

country


The Netherlands

publication


Greek: C. Leemans, Papyri Graeci Musei Antiquarii Lugduni-Batavi II, Leiden, 1885
Demotic: J. Johnson, Oudheidkundige Mededelingen uit het Rijksmuseum van Oudheden te Leiden, OMRO 56, 1975, p. 29-64

PGM


PGM XII / PDM XII

TMnr


55954

KYP ID


5669

date


200-299 CE

provenance


Thebes

location


col. 12, 385

kind of document


Formulary

materials


Papyrus

bibliography


J. Johnson, Enchoria 7 (1977), esp. p. 55-102, pls. 10-17.
H. D. Betz (ed.), The Greek magical papyri in translation, Chicago, 1986, pp.
W. J. Tait, Theban Magic, in S. P. Vleeming (ed.), Hundred-Gated Thebes, Leiden-New York, 1995, pp. 169-182
J. Dieleman, Priests, Tongues and Rites, Leiden-New York, 2005

image description


A drawing of a crowned man wearing a skirt and sat in a throne. It holds an object in his right hand

Collection

PGM/PDM XII


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“PGM XII 385,” TO ZODION, accessed June 16, 2021, http://to-zodion.net/items/show/17.

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image dispositio


At the beginning of the column. The invocation at its right side

image purpose


Charm to induce insomnia

image technique


Drawing in black ink

image identification


Unidentified god

associated powerful


θαθαβαθαθ
ετενναβουθι
πεπτου
βαστ
ειησους
ουαιρ
αμουν
ουθι
ασχελιδονηθ
βαθαριβαθ

image aim


Invocation

additional description


ζωγράφησον … τὸ ὑποκείμενον ζῴδιον
paint the following figure

additional material


λαβὼν νυκτερίδαν ζῶσαν ἐπὶ τῆς δεξιᾶς πτέρυγος ζωγράφησον ζμύρνῃ τὸ ὑποκείμενον ζῴδιον, ἐπὶ τῆς ἀριστερᾶς τὰ ζʹ ὀνόματα κατάγραψον θεοῦ
Take a living bat and on the right wing paint with myrrh the following figure, and on the lef wirte the 7 names of the god

additional technique


ζωγράφησον ζμύρνῃ
Paint with myrrh


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