The CBd
Magical nail from the Pergamon 'Zaubergerät': Characteres
CBd-Number:
CBd-1851
ID-Number:
DE-Berlin-Ant_Misc. 8612,7
Collection:
DE_Berlin, Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Antikensammlung
Inventory:
Misc. 8612,7
References:
Wünsch 1905, 3
Material:
bronze
Dimensions:
length: 160 mm
Dating:
3rd c. AD (Wünsch)
Place of discovery:
Pergamon, Lower Town, 1897

Large bronze nail, square in section, engraved with characteres on all four sides.

Bibliography
Wünsch 1905, no. 3, fig. 4,10-11.
Bevilacqua 2001
Mastrocinque 2002
Gordon 2002
Dzwiza 2011
Further bibliography, description and images available in the 'Antike Bronzen in Berlin' database.

Last modified: 2014-10-29 13:41:30
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CBd-1851. 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/1851 on 13-12-2017.

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