From Egyptian Secrets of Albertus Magnus, Joseph H. Peterson edition:
A Black Ointment, very Wholesome for Various Things especially for Sore Hoofs.
- 1 pound of old lard.
- 1 pound of gunpowder.
- 1 pound of turpentine.
- 1 pound of honey.
- 1 quart of saltpetre.
- 2 ounces of white vitriol.
- 1 ounce of copperwater.
- A small glass of good wine vinegar.
- One handful of salt;
Bruise and mix, and boil well in vinegar, but prevent running over; the lard must not be added till the other articles are well boiled, then you may add the lard also warm, stir it all well together, then let it get cold. This plaster heals burns, gangrene, and boils.
The grimoire Egyptian Secrets of Albertus Magnus lists this spell.
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1725Publication of Egyptian Secrets of Albertus Magnus (lists this spell)
1869English-language translation of Egyptian Secrets (lists this spell)