Amulets and Magic Bowls: Aramaic...

The book contains the texts of all the legible amulets in Aramaic known today as well as 13 unpublished till now bowls. Their study allows us to peak into the religious feelings and practices of common people in the Talmudic period. The book contains a wealth of new material for the history of magic in the Middle East.

Amulet14.Provenanceunknown.CollectionofJ.Sammel,Munich102Amulet15.Provenanceunknown.IsraelMuseum,No.69.3.146104  A p p e n d i x t o A m u l e t 15 111 II. Incantation Bowls from MesopotamiaB o w l 1. Syriac. Formerly in the possession of V. Barakat, Jerusalem 124 B o w l 2. Hebrew University, Institute of Archaeology, No. 1401 134 B o w l 3. Hebrew University, Institute of Archaeology, No. 1399 146 B o w l 4. Hebrew University, Institute of Archaeology, No. 1042 152 B o w l 5. Israel Museum, No. 80.1.1 158 B o w l 6. Israel Museum, No. 80.1.2 164 B o w l 7. Israel Museum, No. 80.1.3 168 B o w l 8. Israel Museum, No. 69.20.265 172 B o w l 9. Formerly in the possession of V. Barakat, Jerusalem 174 B o w l 10. Syriac. Jewish Historical Museum, Belgrade, No. 243 180 B o w l 11. Jewish Historical Museum, Belgrade, No. 242/ 1 184 B o w l 12. 12a: Jewish National and University Library, Jerusalem, No. Heb. 4°, 6079 12b: Metropolitan Museum, New York, No. 86.11.259 188   B o w l 13. Collection of V. Klagsbald, Jerusalem 198 III. Amulets and Fragments of Magic Books from the Cairo GenizaG e n i z a 1. Amulet on cloth. T - S A. S. 142.174 216 G e n i z a 2. Two pages from a magic book. T- S A. S. 143.229 216 G e n i z a 3. Amulet. T - S A. S. 143.403 220 G e n i z a 4. Amulet. T- S K 1.68 222 G e n i z a 5. Four pages from a magic book. T- S K 1.70 224 G e n i z a 6. Four pages from a magic book. T- S K 1.73 230 G e n i z a 7. Amulet. T - S K 1.127 237 G e n i z a 8. Amulet. T - S K 1.137 239 Abbreviations 242 Bibliography 243 Glossary 265 Indices 285 Additions and Corrections References Cited  301 Chapter Home  | TOC  | Index

Amulets and Magic Bowls: Aramaic Incantations of the Late Antiquity


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Front Matter Front Cover Front Flap Half Title page Title pageCopyright page Table of Contents LIST OF ILLUSTRATIONSContents PREFACEPREFACE TO THE THIRD EDITIONINTRODUCTIONTEXTS AND COMMENTARYII. Incantation Bowls from MesopotamiaBowl 1Bowl 1Bowl 2Bowl 2Bowl 3Bowl 3Bowl 4Bowl 4Bowl 5Bowl 5Bowl 6Bowl 6Bowl 7Bowl 7Bowl 8Bowl 8Bowl 9Bowl 9Bowl 10Bowl 10Bowl 11Bowl 11Bowl 12Bowl 12Bowl 13Bowl 13III. Amulets and Fragments of Magic Booksfrom the Cairo GenizaGeniza 1Geniza 2Geniza 1Geniza 2Geniza 3Geniza 3Geniza 4Geniza 4Geniza 5Geniza 5Geniza 6Geniza 6Geniza 7Geniza 8Back Matter Bibliography, Glossary and IndicesABBREVIATIONSBIBLIOGRAPHYGLOSSARY*INDICESGeneral IndexIndex of WordsIndex of Personal NamesIndex of QuotationsTALMUD, TARGUMMAGICAL TEXTSADDITIONS AND CORRECTIONSREFERENCES CITEDBack Flap Back Cover
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