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Title: Love charm, [2--] Author: Didymos (Son of Tepiam from Egypt), 3rd cent. Subject: Inscriptions, Greek --Egypt --30 B.C.-640 A.D. Tablets (Paleography) --30 B.C.-640 A.D. Charms --Egypt --30 B.C.-640 A.D. Demonology --Egypt --30 B.C.-640 A.D. Magic, Ancient --30 B.C.-640 A.D. Magic --Egypt --30 B.C.-640 A.D. Magic drawings --Egypt --30 B.C.-640 A.D. Tablets --Egypt --30 B.C.-640 A.D. Material: 1 item : lead tablet, incised ; 11 cm. Note: Actual dimensions of item are 10.5 x 7.5 cm. 28 lines. Written downwards in four columns of magical words. Small margins. P.Duk.inv. 230 was formerly T.Duk.inv. 5. Love charm from Egypt, written on a lead tablet. Love charm from Didymos, son of Tepiam, requesting a demon to lead Tereou (Tereus) daughter of Apia to him. Has a drawing of an asshead in military garb(?) surrounded by four columns of magical words. In Greek. Publication: D.R. Jordan, "P.Duk.inv. 230, An Erotic Spell," Greek, Roman and Byzantine Studies 40 (1999) 159-170. Descriptive database available in repository.
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