SPELL TO DRIVE AWAY ILLNESS

MS 3272/1
MS Short Title SPELL TO DRIVE AWAY ILLNESS
Text SPELL TO DRIVE AWAY ILLNESS AND AID SLEEP FOR A NAMED WOMAN, ACCORDING TO A MAGICAL RITUAL
Description MS in Neo Assyrian on clay, Assyria, 8th c. BC, 1 cylinder seal formed amulet, diam. 1,0x2,0 cm, 8 lines in cuneiform script, a hole through the centre for suspension.
Commentary The magical ritual is according to a tablet discovered in British Museum around 1995. Apart from MSS 3271/1-2, there is only 7 other amulets known, all in British Museum.
See also MS 2447, Incantation, Assyria, 900-600 BC
Place of origin Assyria
Dates 900-600 BC

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