Geez Scroll comprising prayers against various ailments, including chest pains, the expulsion of evil spirits causing sickness and the protection of suckling infants. The painting shows Atse Susenyos I of Ethiopia on a horseback spearing a demon, 17th century [2908×6030]

Geez Scroll comprising prayers against various ailments, including chest pains, the expulsion of evil spirits causing sickness and the protection of suckling infants. The painting shows Atse Susenyos I of Ethiopia on a horseback spearing a demon, 17th century [2908×6030]

A manuscript from Murbach Abbey (end of the 11th / beginning of the 12th century). An example of a medieval scroll, contains recipes, incantations, and blessings.

A manuscript from Murbach Abbey (end of the 11th / beginning of the 12th century). An example of a medieval scroll, contains recipes, incantations, and blessings.