The CBd
Magical gem: Chnoubis (A) Kronos-Saturn (B) σισισρω-logos (C)
CBd-Number:
CBd-1746
ID-Number:
DE-Hamburg-Skoluda_M099
Collection:
DE_Hamburg, Skoluda Collection
Inventory:
M099
References:
Michel 2001, no. 138; Michel, DMG, no. 48.1_2
Dimensions:
17,1 x 13,1 x 3,9 mm
Dating:
2nd - 3rd c. AD (Michel)
Iconography:
animal: quadruped, unspecified; Chnoubis, lion-headed; clothing: garment; clothing: headcloth; Kronos; object, unidentified; rays (7); solar disk; weapon: harpe
Logoi:
σισισρω-logos

A: Lion-headed Chnoubis, head to right and surrounded by seven rays. The flattened coils of Chnoubis are trampled upon by a four-legged animal, facing him.
B: Kronos-Saturnus with head covered and crowned with the solar disk, holding a harpe in his left hand and an unidentified object (Michel: crocodile or testicles?) in his right hand.
C: Inscribed around the edge: σισισρωσισφερμουχνουωραβρασαξ → σισισρω-logos.

Bibliography
Michel 2001 on CBd-1746

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CBd-1746. 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/1746 on 21-08-2018.

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