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The Joseph Curwen Occult Treasury by JasonMcKittrick The Joseph Curwen Occult Treasury by JasonMcKittrick
A handmade collection of occult related items belonging to the infamous Necromancer Joseph Curwen from the classic H.P. Lovecraft tale, "The Case of Charles Dexter Ward".



Included in the treasury is a recreation of the oil portrait of Curwen described in the story and a chest devoted to Curwen's study of necromancy and the conjuring of the dreaded deity Yog-Sothoth. Items contained in the chest include:

The Key of Yog-Sothoth- an obelisk shaped black stone inscribed with the Sigil of Yog-Sothoth and encrypted hieroglyphic spells for summoning Yog-Sothoth. Measures 5'' x 2''

The Eye of Yog-Sothoth- a round shaped black stone amulet emblazoned with encrypted instructions said to be necessary in the summoning of Yog-Sothoth. Measures 2 3/4"

Necromancer's Wand- a mummified hanged man's finger in a glass tube affixed with appropriate charms of the dark arts. Measures 6 1/4"

Seven Sons of Yog-Sothoth- 7 glass specimen jars (6 small, 1 large) containing abominations produced from Curwen's arcane rituals. Each jar contains a different creature and has a protective occult circle affixed to the wax sealed lid to keep the still living creatures imprisoned. Small jars measure 3 1/4" x 1 3/4". Large jar measures 4 3/4" x 2 3/4"

Curwen's Cthulhu Idol- A small idol of The Great Old One carved from an unknown black stone. Used by Curwen in attempts to summon Cthulhu. Measures 2 3/4" x 1"

Occult Pages- several loose-leaf documents pertaining to Curwen's dark practices including two Necronomicon pages that give instructions for carrying out the rite for summoning Yog-Sothoth and his spawn.

SOLD- PRIVATE COLLECTION
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Brian-OConnell Featured By Owner Mar 29, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
Amazingly detailed and astounding effort in every item. The only thing that could make it better? Some "Essential Saltes."
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aglarond Featured By Owner Jan 8, 2014
I can't find words to express how amazed I am. This is extremely well done and detailed. Thank you sir, you're awesome
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JasonMcKittrick Featured By Owner Jan 8, 2014
Hey, thanks a lot!
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DaVinci41 Featured By Owner Apr 5, 2013
I've seen a lot of Lovecraft-related artifacts in my time, but this ranks amongst the best! Outstanding work!
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JasonMcKittrick Featured By Owner Apr 6, 2013
I really appreciate that, thank you!
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DaVinci41 Featured By Owner Apr 8, 2013
You're quite welcome.
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Daughterof133 Featured By Owner Aug 20, 2012
Wow, what masterful work! You really give a great sense of this fellow and what he was about. (Poor Eliza, she didn't know what she was in for...)
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JasonMcKittrick Featured By Owner Aug 20, 2012
Thank you! Yeah, Curwen was a pretty nasty guy.
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ShadowedAcolyte Featured By Owner May 29, 2012
Again, a spectacular piece.
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MrZarono Featured By Owner Jan 23, 2012   General Artist
Outstanding!
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