The CBd
Magical gem: Hecate trimorph (A) Pantheos (B) Greek inscription (C)
CBd-Number:
CBd-1313
ID-Number:
US-AA-KMA_26149
Collection:
US_Ann Arbor, University of Michigan, Kelsey Museum of Archaeology
Inventory:
26149
References:
Bonner, SMA D. 66; Michel, DMG, no. 41.6.f_2
Material:
haematite (black)
Dimensions:
19 x 13 x 4 mm
Iconography:
cartouche; clothing: garment; Hecate; modii (3); Ouroboros; Pantheos; scepter, unspecified; scepters (2); tail of bird; torch, burning; torches (2); weapon: daggers (2); whips (2)
Divine Names & Voces:
voces, unidentified; Ἀκραμμαχαμαρεί and variants; Ἰάω

A: Hecate trimorph in a long garment, holding burning torches in her uppermost hands, daggers in the middle, whips in the lowermost hands. The three heads are adorned with modii. Letters in the field, on the two sides of the figure: "Unconnected letters in field, ε, υ, α (?), π at l., ω(?), ζ at r." (Bonner).
B: Composite Pantheos figure with the head of a jackal and the body of a scarab, standing to front on an Ouroboros cartouche. Head turned left, behind the figure two pairs of wings. Upper arms holding tall scepters, lower arms holding daggers. A bird’s tail projects from the hips on the right. The legs and feet of a bird, feet to left. In the field, on the left side of the figure: λ, "at r., an uncertain letter" (Bonner). Inscription in the cartouche: ιαω → Ἰάω.
C: Inscription: ακραμαχαμαρι → variant of Ἀκραμμαχαμαρεί. 

Bibliography
Bonner, SMA on CBd-1313

Michel, DMG, 41.6.f_2
The Kelsey Museum Artifacts Database on CBd-1313

Last modified: 2017-10-05 21:09:53
Link: classics.mfab.hu/talismans/cbd/1313
CITE THIS PAGE
CBd-1313. 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/1313 on 12-12-2017.

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