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Title: Remants of a Liturgical Exorcism on a Gem
Author(s): KOTANSKY, R.
Journal: Le Muséon
Volume: 108 Issue: 1-2 Date: 1995
A formerly unpublished blue and white-patinated chalcedony seems at first glance to record a simple magical prayer adjuring the heavenly realms and their hosts. Found in Asia Minor, the well-preserved gemstone is transcribed and studied in the following article.