INCANTATION FROM THE SERIES HULBAZIZI

MS 2447
MS Short Title INCANTATION FROM THE SERIES HULBAZIZI
Text INCANTATION FROM THE SERIES HULBAZIZI, LINES 63-67: MAY SÎN, LORD OF THE CROWN, QUIETEN YOU; MAY NINURTA, LORD OF WEAPONS, BREAK YOUR WEAPONS; MAY NERGAL, LORD OF THE NETHERWORLD HOLD YOU IN BATTLE; MAY EA AND ASALLUHI CUT OFF YOUR POISON. CLEAR OFF!
Description MS in Assyrian on white chalcedony, Assyria, 900-600 BC, 1 demon head, 3,4x2,2x1,3 cm, 10 lines in cuneiform script, with a fine detailed visage of the demon Pazuzu combining human and lionine features, deeply carved on one side, and a winged solar disc beneath the text.
Binding Barking, Essex, 1998, blue quarter morocco gilt folding case by Aquarius.
Context Another incantation from the Hulbazizi series is MS 3001.
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Place of origin Assyria
Dates 900 - 600 BC

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