The CBd
Magical gem: Aphrodite anadyomene (A) αρρωριφρασις (B)
CBd-Number:
CBd-479
ID-Number:
GB-BM-MMEu_G 194, EA 56194
Collection:
GB_London, The British Museum
Inventory:
G 194 (EA 56194)
References:
Michel, BM, no. 79; Michel, DMG, no. 4.1.a_10
Material:
lapis lazuli (blue)
Dimensions:
14 x 10 x 3 mm
Dating:
3rd c. AD (Michel)
Iconography:
Aphrodite anadyomene
Divine Names & Voces:
αρρωριφρασις and variants

A: Aphrodite standing to front, nude, wringing out her hair.
B: Inscription in four lines: αρρ|ωρι|φρασ|ισ → variant of αρρωριφρασις.

Bibliography
Michel, BM on CBd-479
Faraone 2011, 54, pls.12a-c.
The British Museum Collection database on CBd-479

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CBd-479. 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/479 on 14-12-2017.

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