The CBd
Magical gem: Osiris in papyrus boat (A) vocales, pseudo-hieroglyphs (B)
CBd-Number:
CBd-1258
ID-Number:
US-AA-KMA_26061
Collection:
US_Ann Arbor, University of Michigan, Kelsey Museum of Archaeology
Inventory:
26061
References:
Bonner, SMA D. 2; Michel, DMG, no. 39.4.a_3
Material:
jasper, green and red
Dimensions:
22 x 15 x 3 mm
Iconography:
bird: falcons (2); boat, papyrus; clothing: bandage; clothing: garment; crown, atef; crown, double; crown, double feathers?; gesture, arms crossed; gesture, protective; hieroglyph; Isis; Nephthys; Osiris
Divine Names & Voces:
vocales, αεηιουω

A: Osiris as a mummy, standing to front in a papyrus boat, wearing the atef-crown complete with ram's horns and uraei. He is flanked by two winged goddesses with double feathers crown (?), raising their arms in a gesture of protection, and wearing long garments. Two falcons crowned with the double crown of Egypt perch on the stem and stern of the boat.
B: αεηιουω → The Greek vowel series arranged between pseudo-hieroglyphs.

Bibliography
Bonner, SMA on CBd-1258
The Kelsey Museum Artifacts Database on CBd-1258

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CITE THIS PAGE
CBd-1258. 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/1258 on 17-12-2017.

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