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Title

PGM II 167
PGM II

Rights

Ägyptisches Museum und Papyrussammlung

Format

Roll

Still Image Item Type Metadata

inv. nr.

P. Berol. inv. 5026

institution

Staatliche Museen

image description

Anthropomorphic image. Seven small “heads” appear on the top of the chest. The demon is holding a branch with the left hand and a kind of scepter on the right hand. Body, arms and legs are filled with magical names

city

Berlin

country

Germany

publication

G.Parthey, Zweigriechische Zauberpapyri (Abh. Berl. Akad.1865) pp. 150-167

PGM

PGM II

TMnr

88397

LDABnr

10637

date

300-399 CE

provenance

Thebes ?

Location

col. IV, 167

image dispositio

After the invocation. The instructions of where the image has to be drawn appear on the right side of the figure

image purpose

Divination

image technique

Drawing in black ink

image identification

Acephalus?

associated powerful

Sabaoth
Vowels
Damnameneus
Semesilam

image aim

Invocation of demon

additional description

τοῦτο δὲ τὸ ζῴδιον
the scarab, as it stands here

additional material

τοῦτο δὲ τὸ ζῴδιον γράφεται εἰς τὸ ῥάκος τοῦ βιαίου καὶ βάλλεται εἰς λύχνον καθαρόν
figure is to be drawn on a piece of clothing belonging to one who has died violently, and is to be cast into a pure lamp

additional technique

ἐπίγραφε τὰ γραφόμενα ταῦτα χαλκῷ γραφείῳ εἰς τὴν δεξιὰν φλιάν
the following inscription with a bronze stylus on the right-hand doorpost

kind of document

Formulary

Materials

Papyrus

URL

ww2.smb.museum/berlpap/Original/P_05026_R_001.jpg

Bibliography

R. Merkelbach–M.Totti, Abrasax: ausgewählte Papyri religiösen und magischen Inhalts, I, Gebete. (Abhandlungen der Rheinisch-Westfälischen Akademie der Wissenschaften, Papyrologica Coloniensia, 17.1.), Bd. I, pp. 35–64.
H. D. Betz (ed.), The Greek magical papyri in translation,Chicago 1986, pp. 12-18.
A. Monte, “Considerazioni su PGM II 1–12”, Archiv für Papyrusforschung 57 (2011) 55–61.
L. M. Tissi, "Edizione critica, traduzione e commento all’ innomagico 11 Pr. (PGM II 81–101)”, Archiv für Papyrusforschung 60 (2014) 66-92.
L. M. Tissi, “”,ArchivfürPapyrusforschung 60 (2014)66-92.

Collection

PGM II


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“PGM II 167,” TO ZODION, accessed August 11, 2020, http://to-zodion.net/items/show/28.

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