() $ (continued on back flap) The Leyden Papyrus The Leyden Papyrus AN EGYPTIAN MAGICAL BOOK EDITED BY F. LI. GRIFFITH AND. F. Ll. Griffith & Herbert Thompson The Leyden Papyrus (An Egyptian Magical Book) Dover Publications Inc. Acrobat 7 Pdf Mb. A page from the Leyden Papyrus X. (facing page 17). A page from the Stockholm Papyrus. (facing page 47). Four plates illustrating ancient Egyptian preparative.

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Nut, goddess of the sky, wife of Geb and mother of Osiris; Apt, probably the birth- goddess, worshipped in a small temple at Karnak, in 54 COL. For treating gold, otherwise called, purifying gold and rendering it brilliant: Perhaps it is the adjective ‘ beneficial.

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IX Another to follow: When you have ceased asking him as to that which you desire, you leuden them away. It is noteworthy that these four ingredients, spurge, pepper, nipeSpov, and dSdpKrjs, are all found with many others in a prescription for gout given by Alex.

So perhaps here ‘ approved,’ not ‘ drowned. Groff and Hess attributed it on palaeographical grounds to the second century ; but in the light of recent addi- tions to the knowledge of Greek palaeography, and the opinions based on them of Kenyon, Grenfell, and Hunt see A. Khons was a moon-god, son of Amen and Mut.

If you pro- nounce these charms to any vessel, 3 then the gods depart not before you have questioned them concerning every word and they have told you 4 the answer about heaven, earth, and the underworld, a distant inquiry? Divination alone, according to the priest Psash? One may conjecture that the pointer represents the Eg. Retrieved from ” https: Views Read Edit View history.

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Melt the tin, throw on the crushed earth, then the mercury, and stir with an iron and fashion into globules. Its chief point is purity; it is profitable for the boy, and it is profitable to you your- self as a person acting alone. X 75 I am Ario: You take a band of linen of sixteen threads, four of white, four of [green], 34 four of blue, four of red, and make them into one band and stain them with the blood of a hoopoe, and you bind it with a scarab in its attitude of the sun-god, 35 drowned, being wrapped in byssus, and you bind it to the body of the boy who has the vessel and it will work magic quickly ; there being nothing [in the world better?

Dorothy, Toto, Oz and the Emerald City. The root is used and from it is obtained a gum resin Brit. The 7 kings are not elsewhere mentioned. The invocation which you recite, 20 formula: There is no determinative to prove that this is a proper name. If you wish to bring in a living man, you put sulphate of copper on the brazier, then he comes in. Let it boil and throw the wool into it, and letting cool, wash in sea water Formula for extracting poison from the heart of a man who has been made to drink a philtre.

Rrt, the name of the sow, pip, and of the hippopotamus goddess, but here perhaps a snake goddess. Northward, Anthropophagi were placed in Syria, ib. If you wish to make it troublesome? If you find a hair of the woman to put in the wick, it is excellent. Speak, Isis, let it be told 33 to Osiris concerning the things which I ask about, to cause the god to come in whose hand is the command, and give me answer to everything about which I shall inquire 34 here to-day.

This group occurs in a similar phrase in 1. The Shoulder and Hippopotamus are the two well- known constellations: Manebai is the leading word in the invocation, 1.

Copper from Galacia, 8 drachmas; tin in sticks, 12 drachmas; stone of Magnesia, 6 drachmas; mercury, 10 drachmas; asem, 5 drachmas. Setem is my name, Setem is my correct name. You put the face of the boy 29 turned [blank facing the lamp, you being on his left hand. Egyptian bricks are crude. But I have done it, [enduring? The Greek papyri containing similar texts are numerous, many examples having been pub- 1 The horizontal lines on the recto are continuous for the whole length of the papyrus.

Anubis, Pharaoh of the underworld, let the darkness depart, 16 bring keyden light in unto me to my vessel-inquiry, for I am Horus, son of Osiris, born of Isis, 17 the noble boy whom Isis loves, who inquires for his father Osiris Onnophris. Hfe is perhaps the most probable reading, see esp.

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Lead and white tin are also purified with pitch and bitumen. Take care to employ refined copper beforehand, having heated it at the beginning and submitted it to the action of the bellows, until oapyrus has rejected its scale and become pure; and then use it as has just been stated.

The h is written by a sign common enough in other texts, but in this MS. You 5 take its whole body, you pound it very much ; 6 when it is dry, papyrud take a little of the pounded stuff with a 7 little blood of your second finger, that of the heart, 8 of your papyruus hand, and put it in a cup of wine 9 and you make the woman drink it.

For its use cf. This scribe’s feat is that of King [Dariu]s? The leaves of stachys are Xeura Diosc. Having heated it with alum and natron, melt. Divination by lamp, with medium and alone.

Manufacture of Asem that is Black like Obsidian. Pahrof, Io, a little?