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Assertions for a specific being.

Name Description Original Text
BaroAn "orientalle or spetentrialle spirit" that William Whycherly attempts to conjure using "a circle called Circulus Salaomonia at a place called Pembsam in Sussex." Robert Bayly, John Anderson, John Hickely, and Thomas Goslyng also attempt to conjure Baro using a "sworde, ring, and hallywater," but they, along with Whycherly, are unsuccessful. he saith that about ten years past he used a circle called Circulus Salaomonia at a place called Pembsa, in Sussex, to call up Baro, who he taketh to be a orientalle or spetentrialle spirit. Where was also one Robert Bayly the scryer of the crisatlle stone, syr John Anderson the magister operatr, syr John Hickely and Thomas Goslyng, in whcih their practise they had sworde, ring, and hallywater. Where they were frustrated, for Baro did not appere, nor other vision of spirit, but there was a terrible wind and tempest for the time of the circulation. Ans sitherns that tyme he used no consecrated cyrcle, but hath used the cristalle to invocate the spirit called Scariot, which he at dyvers tymes into the cristall, to have knowledge of thyngs stolen, which spirit hath given hym knowledge an C. tymes. and thereby men have been restored to their goods.

Appears in:
Smith, Thomas. An Examination taken by Sir Thomas Smith of Conjurer, and his Comlice at 1549. Unknown: 1559,