BGU 3 955

Trismegistos: 64364

Transcription based on images and transcription from Wessely, C. “G. Papyrus Provenant d’Héracléopolis Magna. Berlin, No 955.” Page 408 in Les plus Anciens Monuments Du Cristianisme Écrits Sur Papyrus: Textes Édites, Traduits et Annotés. Patrologia Orientalis 18.3. Paris: Firmin-Didot, 1924. Translation from Betz, Hans Dieter, ed. “PGM XVIIIa. 1-4.” Page 255 in The Greek Magical Papyri in Translation: Including the Demotic Spells. Translated by John Scarborough. Chicago: University Of Chicago Press, 1986.

Fragment 1


  1. Κυριε Σαβαωθ αποστρεψον*
  2. απʼ εμου . οτον(?) νοσον της
  3. κεφαλ[ης] α.ιωμ....αρον
  4. .[...].ε
  1. Lord Sabaoth, take*
  2. from me .... illness of the
  3. hea[d] .....
  4. .[...]..

Lord Sabaoth, repel the pain from me, the headache pain, I pray, take [from me]. …