The CBd
Magical gem: Anguipes (A) Σαβαώ in Ouroboros (B)
CBd-Number:
CBd-1057
ID-Number:
US-AA-SCL_Bonner 1
Collection:
US_Ann Arbor, University of Michigan, Special Collections Library
Inventory:
SCL-Bonner 1
References:
Bonner, SMA D. 164; Michel, DMG, no. 3.A.1.f_1
Former Collections:
Bonner, Campbell (1876 Nashville – 1954 Ann Arbor)
Material:
jasper, green to black
Dimensions:
18 x 14 x 4 mm
Iconography:
Anguipes, cock-headed; clothing: mantle; Ouroboros; weapon: armour; weapon: shield; whip
Divine Names & Voces:
Ἰάω; Σαβαώθ, variants

A: Frontal view of a cock-headed Anguipes wearing armour and mantle, head to right. Right arm raised high and holding a whip lashing over the head, left arm hidden behind the shield. Unidentified marks on the shield. Inscription around the shield: ιαω → Ἰάω.
B: Ouroboros, head at top to right, enclosing an inscription in two lines: σαβαω → Σαβαώ.

Bibliography
Bonner, SMA on CBd-1057 

Images
Image of A in the Amulet Collection of the Special Collections Library
Image of B in the Amulet Collection of the Special Collections Library

Last modified: 2015-01-12 14:54:21
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CITE THIS PAGE
CBd-1057. 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/1057 on 17-12-2017.

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