The CBd
Magical gem: Chnoubis (A) Anubis (B)
CBd-Number:
CBd-38
ID-Number:
IT-Napoli-MAN_27161/1300
Collection:
IT_Napoli, Museo Archeologico Nazionale
Inventory:
27161/1300
References:
Mastrocinque, SGG II, no. Na 5; Michel, DMG, no. 11.7_2
Material:
prase (green)
Dimensions:
21.9 x 18.6 x 5.9 mm (Nagy)
Iconography:
Anubis; Chnoubis, lion-headed; clothing: tunic; hieroglyph, sa; rays (7); shoes: boots; stele
Divine Names & Voces:
voces, unidentified; Ἀνοχ; Χνουβίς

Upright oval gem with trapezoid section; the obverse is lightly, the reverse is more strongly convex.
A: Lion-headed Chnoubis, to left, head crowned with seven rays. Inscribed on the left, from bottom to top: χνουβισ; on the right from top to bottom: ανοχ → Ἀνοχ Χνουβίς. 'I am Chnoubis.' 
B: Standing figure of the jackal-headed Anubis, to left, wearing a short tunic (?) and boots. He holds the hieroglyph 'sa' in his left hand, his right hand leans on a stele inscribed with π character λκσυι. Around the figure: letters and characteres.

Bibliography
Michel, DMG, 11.7_2
SGG II 86, Na 5.

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CBd-38. 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/38 on 14-12-2017.

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