The Book of Talsimans Amulets and Zodiacal Gems

INDEX

Abracadabra, in Abraxas, 77, 120
Adamas, 141
.(Eneas, 170
^sculapius, 85, 92
Agates, 98, 167, 1 68, 277
Eye, 169
Moss, or Tree, 168
Onyx, 169
Rainbow or Iris, 169
Ribbon, 168
White, 1 68
Agla, 117
Agnus Dei, 107
Alabanda, 263
Albertus Magnus, 172, 244
Alexander the Great, 172
Ali, 99
Almandine, 263
Amalthaea's Horn of Plenty, 83
Amber, 194, 197
Black, 256, 280
Amen-Ra, 57
Amethyst, 272-275, 277, 279
Amuletum, 196
i^nanizapta, 108
Ananta, 20
Anchor, 52
Andromeda, 85
Angles, 63
Ankh, 60-61, 74
Anne of Geierstein, 219
Anubis, 84
Aper, 64
Aphrodite, 42, 88, 150
Apis, Bull, 83
Apollo, 264
Argonauts, 162
Aquamarine, 230-232, 279, 280
Aquarius, 257-262
Aries, 73, 133-137
Aristotle, 273
Arrow-head, 14
Artemisia (or Sweet Flag), 45
Asp, 94, 170
Ass's Skull, 88
Astrological Talisman, no
Axe, 13, 14, 210
Bacchus, 273
Baden-Powell, 272
Badger's Tooth, 130
Barrett, Francis, 115, 119
Basilides, 77
Bat Talisman, 37
Beads of Kerbela, 98
Blue, 98
Beetle, 67, 68, 175
Bellerophon, 84, 85
Bells, 42, 121
Benton, 49
Benzaiben, 49
Beryl, 230-232, 279
Bes, 63
Betrothal rings, 125
Billikin, 63
Bishamon, 49
Bishop's Ring, 154, 155
Stone, 274
Black Cat, 43
Blavatsky, Madame, 209
Bloodstone, 137-140
Boaz, 162
Boetius de Boot, 159, 256
Book of the Dead, 58, 59
Bothwell, 163
Brahma, 21, 29, 34
Brahmins, 30
Buckle of the Girdle of Isis, 06
Buddha's birth-marks, 31
Buddha's Emblems, 31
Footprints, 34
Wheel, 17, 31
Buddhism, 29, 30, 47
Buddhist Law, 33
Bulla, 86, 87
BulTs-head, 84
Burmah, 35
Byzantine Ring, no
Cabochon stones, 277
Caduceus, 91, 92, 94
Callistratus, 196
Camillus Leonardus, 159, 170, 182, 183, 208, 222, 231, 232, 244, 253. 265
Cancer, 174-178
Capricorn, 245-251
Carbuncle, 232, 233
Card-players' Talismans, 130
Carnelian, 103
Carp, 50
Cartouche, 62
Castor, 161, 162
Catherine of Aragon, 252
Cat's-eye, 185
Ceres, 19, 199, 200
Chalcedony, 138, 206
Charlemagne, 156-157
Charmed rings, 93
Charms for eloquence, 194
General good luck, 130
' Increase of money, 128
Luck in gambling, 1 85
Luck in games of chance, 185
Charms against Ague, 112, 140, 196
All diseases, 121
Apoplexy, 223
Asthma, 185
Bites of venomous creatures, 193
Childish complaints, 221
Cholera, 22!
Convulsions, 196
Croup, 185
Diseases amongst horned cattle, 127
Diseases of the kidneys, 127, 193, 210
Charms against Diseases of the spleen, 222
Disorders of stomach and liver, 231
Dropsy, 140
Epidemics, 127
Epilepsy, 25, 108, 122, 209
Erysipelas, 25, 196
Fever and skin diseases, 156
Goitre, 196
Gout, 234 - Hydrophobia, 127
Hysteria and palpitation, 128
Idleness, 231
Infection, 193, 196, 232
Insanity, 141, 184, 196
Intestinal trouble, 222
Intoxication, 109
Neuralgia, 208
Robbers, 108
Sea-sickness, 231
Small-pox, 156
Sore eyes, 221
Sterility, 231
Stomachic complaints, 184
Stone in the bladder, 140
Syncope, 184
Toothache, 112
Ulcers, 221
Warts, 128
Chimerae, 89-90
Chinese Talismans, 36-47
Chryselutum, 196
Chrysoberyl, 185
Chrysolite, 193-194, 241, 243, 279
Cinnamon stone, 263
Clairvoyance, 231
Clement of Alexandria, 102
Club, 30
Collar Amulet, 71
Colourings of stones, 5
Conch Shell, 26, 31-32
Confucianism, 38
Constantino the Great, 104
Coral, 220-222
Cornelian, 208, 277
Cornucopia, 83, 246
Cramp rings, 121
Crane, 51
Crescent symbol, 80
Cross, 104, 105, 106
Cross, Greek, 105
Irish, 1 06
St. Benedict, 109
Tau, 23, 25, 104
Wheel, 105
Crux Ansata, 60, 61, 74
Crystal balls, 52
Gazing, 127, 185, 186, 279. 280
Cupid, 268
Cybele, 87, 256
D'Acosta, 179
Daikoku, 49
Hammer of, 52
Darwin, 261
Dee, Dr., 117
De la Viga, 180
Deluge, 162
Diamond, 140-148, 279
Cutting, 277
Hope, 146-148
Koh-i-Noor, 144-145
Pitt, 143-144
Regent, 143-144
Rose, 277
Slave's, 242
Diana, 273
Dickens, 261
Discus, or wheel, 30
Diver's Talisman, 184
Dorje, 35
Doublets, 279
Dragon, 39-40
Dropsy Talisman, 183
Dumpling, 50
Eagle, 49-50, 95
Early Christian and Mediaeval
Talismans, 102-109
Ebisu, 49
Echo, 48
Edison, 261
Egyptian Talismans, 55-75
Beliefs, 55-60
Emeralds, 95, 101, 178-182, 277, 279
Emperor Hadrian's ring, 243
Esmeralda, 180
Etruscan, Greek, and Roman
Talismans, 79-96
Evil Eye, 33, 94, 97, 99, no, 208, 221
Eye Amulet, 68
of a Cock, 120
of Osiris, 69
Eyes, two, 70
Fan of power, 49-52
Father Time, 246
Fatima's Hand, 99
Fire, 48, 129130
Fish, 32, 74, 96, 102
Five Bats, 38
as Talisman, 164
Pointed Star, 112-114
Wounds, 108
Flood, 32
Four-leaved clover, 130
Fox, 48
Frog, 33, 87, 88, 94
Talisman, 73
Fu-ku-roku-jiu, 48
Gabelschoverus, 243, 252
Gadiri the Powerful, 100
Gambler's Talisman, 130
Ganesa, 30
Gargoyles, 121
Garnet, Bohemian, 263
Garnets, 262, 263, 264
Gavel, 23
Gemmel rings, 124
Gemini, 161-168
Gems, real and artificial, 276-281
General Talismans, 126
Gladstone, 250
Glass, 279
Gnostic, magic symbols, 78
Gnosticism, 76-79
Goad, 30
Gold Nuggets, 130
Golden Fish, 31
Gotama Buddha, 29
Greek Cross, 105
Grylli, 89-90
H
Hadrian's ring, 243
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Hallowed rings, 122
Hammer of Daikoku, 52
Thor, 17
Hand, 94, 95, 99, 100
Hand Cross, 105
Hanuman, 30-31
Harpokrates, 84
Hassan and Hussein, 98, 99
Hathor, 61, 74
Hawk, 71
Headache Talisman, 159
Heart Talisman, 65
Heart-Soul, 58
Heliotrope, 137
Hercules, 35, 176, 178
Herodotus, 35, 55
Hindu Triad, 26
Horn of Plenty, 246
Horn or Tusk, 81-82
Horse-hoof, 40
Horseman's Talisman, 159
Horseshoe, 80-81
Horus, 21, 63, 66, 70, 71, 72, 74, 75. 79
Hotei, 49
Ho-Wo bird, 39
Hyacinth, 264
Hyacinthus, 264
law, 78
Ichthyes, 268
Impression of child's hand, 51
Incas, 1 80
Indian Talismans, 29-35
Indra, 35
Indra's Thunderbolt, 35
Irving, Sir Henry, 261-262
Ise, temple of, 53-54
Isis, 21, 55, 57, 66, 74, 75, 79, 80, 94, 184 [achm, 162
Jacinth, 264-265
fade, 45, 46, 209-211
Jana (or Diana), 88, 89
Janus (or Apollo), 88, 89
Jargoon, 264, 265, 279, 280
Jasper, 103, 137, 138
Jasper ring, 138
Jet, 255
Sochebed (Mother of Moses), 98
uno, 129, 176
urojin, 51, 88, 89
K
Ka. 58
Kabala, 76, 77, 114
Kami, 48
Key Talisman, 88
Keys, 52
Khepera, 67
King, Rev. C. W., in, 125, 140, 196, 207, 244, 274
Knots, 36
Koran, 97
Krishna, 32
Kwan Chung, 46
Ladder, 60, 70, 71, 72
Lakshmi, 32
Lamaist Sceptre, 35
Lapis lazuli, 155, 222, 223
Leap-year pennies, 130
Lee Penny, 126
Leo, 187-192
Leonardus (Camillus), 159, 170, 182, 193, 208, 222, 231, 232, 244, 253, 265
Libra, 212-217
Lizard, 94-95
Lodestone, 233-234
Logos, 95
Longevity Talisman, 139, 209
Robe, 46-47
Lotus, 26, 30, 31, 32, 74
Love charms, 156
Lucky diagram, 31-32
Ludi Appollinares, 188
Lychnis, 194, 252
Lyncurion, 265
M
Maia, 163
Malachite, 253
Malaku, 253
Mallet, 23
Manentius, 104
Mano Pantea, 94
Marbodus, 170, 194, 208, 244, 254, 255, 274
Marshallah, 98
Martian Talisman, 193
Mary Queen of Scots, 163
and marriage, 163
Maternity Talisman, 181
Menat, 61
Mercury, 92, 93, 202
Merzoum, 100
Minerva, 95, 268
Miner's Talisman, 130
Mitsu-Domoe, 51
Mitsumine, sacred dog of, 51
Mocha Stone, 169
Mohammed, 35, 98, 100
Molochites, 254
Money Sword, 41
Moon, Blue, 183
Talismans, 127-128
Moonstone, 182, 183, 277
Moonstone, Blue, 183
Moses, 23-24
Moss Agate, 168
Musseltaub, 123
Mussulman Talisman, 100
N
Name Amulet, 62
Names of power, 117
Nan-Ratan, 242
Napoleon, 143, 207
Narita, 51
Nasiree, the preserver, 100
Nechepsos, 139
Nefer, 62
Nero, 181, 196
Nicias, 195
Noah's lamp, 232
Notre-dame, 201
O
Occuli Cancrorum, 179
Olivine, 194
Onyx, Black, 254-255
Lynx-eye, 255
Opals, 218-220, 277-281
Ophthalmius, 218
Origin of Amulets, 10
Gems, 4-6
Talismans, 10
Orient, 97
Orion, 225
Orpheus, 168, 220
Osiris, 21, 56, 57, 64, 69
-Apis, 83
Ota-fu-ku, 53
Ovid, 163
Pa kwa, 37
Palm branch, 103
Pan, 246
Paris, 201
Peach, 38
Peacock, the, 128
Feathers, 129
Pear Charm, 44-45
Pearce, Dr. Alfred J., 254
Pearl, 183-185, 280
Pearl of Cleopatra, 184
Pegasus, 85
Pentalpha, Pentagram, or Pentacle,
112-114
Peridot, 193, 194, 279
Perseus, 85
Phoenix, 38-39
Phylactery, 118
Pigs, 43
Pillow, 74
Pine Cone, 87, 94
Pine Tree, 38
Pisces, 267-272
Pizarro, 179-210
Planetary Angels, 117
Pleurisy Talisman, 208
Pliny, 83, 173, 181, 183, 186, 194, 195. 197. 206, 219, 233, 244, 252, 254, 263, 273
Ploughman's Talisman, 168
Plummet, 63
Poesie Rings, 123-124
Pole Star, 68
Prayer Wheel, 27
Priapus, 88
Primitive Talismans, 13
Psychometry of Gems, 7-8
Ptah, 69-70
Q
Queen Donna Isabel II of Spain, 142
Elizabeth's Agate Talisman, 171
Diamond, 142
Ra, 57, 74
Rama, 31
Ravana, 31
Reconstructed stones, 278
Red in Talismans, 41
Refraction, 278-279
Regulus, 187
Rerek, or Apep, 72
Rogatus Ring, 103
Rose-cutting, 277
Ruby, 101, 251-253, 277, 279
Balas, 253
Cape, 263
Spinel, 253
Star, 252
Ruskin, 261
Sa, 66
Sacred Crutch, 100
Monogram, 104
Sagittarius, 235-241
Sailor's Talisman, 181
Saint Anthony's Cross, 25
Fire, 25
Saint Valentine, 274
Salus, 85
Ring, 85
Sapphire, 154, 157, 277, 279
Star, 156
White, 279
Sardius, 192
Sardonyx, 103, 104, 192
Scales, 94
Scarab, 67, 68, 79, 175
Scorpio, 224-230
Scorpion, 170
Charming, 101
Scotch Talisman, 126, 127
Scottish Cross, 105
Selenite, 182
Serapis, 83, 94
Serpent, 18-20, 34, 92, 94, 179
Set, 56-57
Seven gifts of the Spirit, no
Greek vowels, 78
Shah of Persia's Talismans, 100
Shakespeare, 232
Shell, 30
Shen, 104
Shinenaka, 53
Shintoism, 47-48
Ship, 103, 104
Show-Fu, 45
Signs of the Zodiac in rhyme, Silver lock, 41-42
Simsum Ring, 110
Single Plume, 62
Siva, 21, 29, 30, 34, 92, 94
Slave's Diamond, 242
Sma, 71
Snails, 96
Snake's head, 72
Solomon's Seal, 20-22
Speculator's Talisman, 130
Spider (money talisman), 95
Star Rubies, 252
Sapphire, 156
Steps, 72
Stone of strength, 244
Stork, 38, 51
Streeter, 169
Sun's disc, 73
Sun-worship, 188
Swastika, 15-18, 130
Table of Jupiter, 115
Talismans against Accidents, 110, 142
Blight, 221
Devil, 121
Dropsy, 183
Fire, 129, 130
Headache, 159
Hemorrhage, 138
Perils by Flood, 120
Pleurisy, 208
Witchcraft, 120
Wounds in Battle, 233
Talisman Combination, 90
Egyptian, 55-75
Etruscan, Greek, and Roman, 79-96
- Fish, 32, 74, 96, 102
Frog, 73
Indian, 29-35
Key, 88
Martian, 193
Moon, 127-128
Talisman, Ploughman's, 168
Primitive, 13
- Shah's, 100
Siva's, 40, 41
Spider, 95
Venus, 119
for Athletes, 159
Children, 121
Clairvoyance, 231
Concentration, 156
Consumptives, 183
Divers, 184
Eloquence, 125
Fidelity in Friendship, 223
Marriage, 233
Friendship, 219
Gamblers, 130
Good Fortune and Love, 119
Health and Safety, 113
Horsemen, 159
Hospitality, 120
Longevity, 1 39, 209
Mariners, 31, 234
Married Love, 231
Maternity, 181
Memory, 218
Miners, 130
Mussulmen, 100
New Enterprises, no
Oratory, 208
Popularity, 232
Purity, 230
Racing, an
Reconciliation, 142
Riches, Favours, and|Peace,
11 5
Sailors, 181
Speculation, 130
The Favours of the Great,
139
- Travellers, 183
- Victory, 141
-Vigilance, 121
Vitality, 234
Windfalls, 130
- Wisdom, 34
Talisman to Restrain Elementals,
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Talismanic Ring, 123
Tau Cross, 23-25, 104
Taurus, 149-153
Tat, 64, 66
Teg-a-shiwa, 52
Tern, 73
Temple, 162
Temple pillars, 162
Ten principal names of God, 114-
Theophrastus, 265
Thibetan Talismans, 29-36
Tho, 37
Thor, Hammer of, 17
Thoth, 59, 63, 75, 104
Three Gems, 33
Ravens, 93
Tie, 66
Tiger, 42, 48
Tiger's claws and whiskers, 43
Tooth, 42, 82
Tiki, 210
Titanic, 148
Topaz, 198, 241-244
Torii, 39
Tortoise, 42, 51, 95
Totaphoth, 119-120
Totem, 12
Tourmaline, 194, 195, 279
Trigram, 37-38
Triplets, 279
Trumpet of Victory, 31
Turquoise, 157-160, 281
Two Bats, 38
Fingers, 70
Plumes, 62
Typhon, 56-57. 246, 268
U
Umbrella, 31
Uraeus, 19
Urim and Thummim, 9
Utchats, 70
Vase, 31
Venus, 42, 268
Virgin Mary's stone, 223
Virgo, 199-205
Vishnu, 21, 29, 31, 32, 34
Vulture, 74
W
Wealth Talisman, 185
Wedding Ring, 125
292
Wee-fuh, 38
Wheel Cross, 105-106
of the Law, 31
Whitby Jet, 255
Wolf, 48
Wolf's tooth, 83
Yang-Yin, 37
Zircon, 264-266, 280
Zodiacal King, 125



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