The CBd
Magical gem: Youthful figure (A) Thoth (B)
CBd-Number:
CBd-1034
ID-Number:
US-AA-SCL_Bonner 35
Collection:
US_Ann Arbor, University of Michigan, Special Collections Library
Inventory:
SCL-Bonner 35
References:
Bonner, SMA D. 48; Michel, DMG, no. 27.1.b_8
Former Collections:
Bonner, Campbell (1876 Nashville – 1954 Ann Arbor)
Material:
limonite (all colours); limonite (colour unspecified)
Dimensions:
23 x 19 x 3 mm
Iconography:
bird: ibis; clothing: mantle; crown, atef; figure, male; Hermes; kerykeion; plant: branch; Thoth; vessel: patera?
Divine Names & Voces:
δαρυγκω, variants

A: Youthful figure standing to left, nude except for a chlamys on his left shoulder and upper arm, the end hanging down. Uncertain object in his extended right hand (patera?). Branch with leaves over the left shoulder. Bonner: Apollo with laurel branch or Hermes?
B: Thoth as ibis facing left, atef crown on the head, caduceus under the wing.
C: Inscription: δαρυνγω → variant of δαρυγκω.

Bibliography
Bonner, SMA on CBd-1034

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CBd-1034. The Campbell Bonner Magical Gems Database (2010-), developed at the Museum of Fine Arts, Budapest, editor-in-chief: Á. M. Nagy. Retrieved from: classics.mfab.hu/talismans/cbd/1034 on 17-12-2017.

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