University of Groningent / Blue Networks: Curse Tablets

Curse tablets, or katadesmoi, were leaden tablets with curses written in them and show a rather dark side of the Ancient World. These tablets were made from the sixth century B.C. till the eight century A.D., and about fifteen hundred tablets still remain today. The purpose of the curses on the tablets differ a lot.

Ajmir Kandola

Source: Magical Rituals in the Mediterranean