Paraliterary text: T-S AS 143.26 + ENA NS 73.12

Paraliterary text T-S AS 143.26 + ENA NS 73.12


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Magical amulets to protect against scorpions, designed to be worn rolled up in an amulet case around the neck. The magician has repeatedly copied the amulet, drawing a crude scorpion at the bottom of each. Several have evidently been cut off and sold. (Information from CUDL.) See Gideon Bohak, "Some 'mass-produced' Scorpion-amulets from the Cairo Genizah," in A Wandering Galilean (2009), 35–50.

T-S AS 143.26 1r




T-S AS 143.26 1v

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