The CBd
Magical gem: Anguipes (A) Chnoubis-sign (B)
CBd-Number:
CBd-42
ID-Number:
IT-Napoli-MAN_27034/1189
Collection:
IT_Napoli, Museo Archeologico Nazionale
Inventory:
27034/1189
References:
Mastrocinque, SGG II, no. Na 13; Michel, DMG, no. 3.A.1.b_28
Material:
jasper, green and red
Dimensions:
15.8 x 13.2 x 3 mm
Iconography:
Anguipes, cock-headed; Chnoubis-sign; weapon: armour; weapon: shield, with Ἰάω; whip
Divine Names & Voces:
Ἰάω, variants

Obverse upright, reverse transverse oval, trapezoid section, edge diagonally cut.  Both the obverse and the reverse are flat.
A: Frontal view of a cock-headed Anguipes in armour, head to right. Right hand raised and holding a whip with double lashes, left hand hid behind a round shield, inscribed with αιω → variant of Ἰάω.
B: Chnoubis-sign.

Bibliography
Michel, DMG, 3.A.1.b_28
SGG II, 89, Na 13.

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CBd-42. 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/42 on 13-12-2017.

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