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Victorian Ghosts, 1852-1907: EN 4573 Collection


The 'Oxford English Dictionary' demonstrates how the use of pentacle is representative of a pentagram in its definition therein it states, "A pentagram, esp. one enclosed in a circle; a talisman or magical symbol in the shape of or inscribed with a pentagram. Also, in extended use: any similar magical symbol (frequently applied to a hexagram formed by two intersecting or interlaced equilateral triangles)." ("Pentacle")

"pentacle, n." OED Online, Oxford University Press, September 2020,


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