A phylactery is a small box that contains within various texts written on parchment; phylacteries are usually strapped to the forehead.12 The most infamous of all phylacteries are those created by potential liches to hold their souls,3 usually known as soul cages.
Types of phylactery
Lich's soul cage
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- Jason Bulmahn et al. (2012). Ultimate Equipment, p. 206. Paizo Publishing, LLC. ISBN 978-1-60125-390-3
- Logan Bonner et al. (2019). Pathfinder Core Rulebook, p. 614. Paizo Inc. ISBN 978-1-64078-168-9
- Jason Bulmahn. (2009). Bestiary (First Edition), p. 188–189. Paizo Publishing, LLC. ISBN 978-1-60125-183-1