The CBd
Magical gem: Aphrodite anadyomene (A) vocales, Ἰάω (B)
CBd-Number:
CBd-480
ID-Number:
GB-BM-MMEu_G 299, EA 56299
Collection:
GB_London, The British Museum
Inventory:
G 299 (EA 56299)
References:
Michel, BM, no. 80; Michel, DMG, no. 4.1.a_15
Former Collections:
Chester, Greville John (1830–1892)
Material:
lapis lazuli (blue)
Dimensions:
13 x 8 x 2.5 mm
Dating:
3rd c. AD (Michel)
Iconography:
Aphrodite anadyomene
Divine Names & Voces:
vocales; Ἰάω

A: Aphrodite standing to front, nude, wringing out her hair.
B: Inscription in three lines: ιηιαω|ηωαωω|αουωα → vocales including Ἰάω.

Bibliography
Michel, BM on CBd-480
The British Museum Collection database on CBd-480

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CBd-480. 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/480 on 11-08-2020.

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