The CBd
Magical gem: Cock-headed Anguipes (A) human-headed Anguipes, Helios, Selene
CBd-Number:
CBd-18
ID-Number:
IL-Landau Collection_1
Collection:
IL_Landau Collection
Inventory:
1
Material:
jasper, green and red
Dimensions:
15 x 24 x 4 mm
Iconography:
Anguipes, cock-headed; Anguipes, human-headed; globus; Helios; moon, crescent; rays; Selene; stars (2); stars (5); weapon: armour; weapon: shield; whip

A: Frontal view of a cock-headed Anguipes in armour, head to right. Right hand raised high, below it two eight-pointed stars. Left hand holding a round shield, with porpax visible, on the right, three eight-pointed stars.
B: On the left, a snake-legged, human-headed  figure standing in armour to front, head to right. Whip in his right hand, arm held close to the body and bent in elbow, right hand lowered beside the body. In the centre, Helios, nude, to front, his head encircled with rays, his right hand extended towards the snake-legged figure, and holding a globe. On the right, the head of Selene, to front, with a crescent below the neck. Two eight-pointed stars between the human-headed Anguipes and Helios.

Bibliography
Ben-Ami Endres Auctions 30.10.2012, Lot 90.

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CBd-18. 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/18 on 14-12-2017.

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