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Religion in the Coptic Magical Papyri IV: Sethian Gnosticism and Magical Texts
A marble statue of the lion-headed Mithraic deity (CIMRM 545). Such images may have partly inspired descriptions of the lion-headed Sethian demiurge Ialdabaoth. Gnosticism is one of the major areas…