678 – Amulets

Collection Number:
678
Object name:
Amulets
Object type:
Object
Creator:
Eldermans
Other seals:
Book authors referenced:
T. Cockrayne
Book locations referenced:
1880

Two square amulets painted on paper. One of angel with Hebrew writing, the names ‘Astarte’ and ‘Astaroth’ the letters ‘AGLA’ ‘Amulet no. 6231: weert onheil af in liefdesaangelegenheden [protective in love-dealings]. Documentatie: T. Cockrayne, no. 1880.’ The other showing the same angel and a female figure with deer antlers and ears. He has a halter around her neck. ‘Amulet no. 6225: bevordert het intermenselijke contact [for improvement of inter-human contacts]. Documentatie: T. Cockrayne, ao. 1880.’