The CBd
Magical gem: Snake, vox
CBd-Number:
CBd-68
ID-Number:
IT-Roma-MNR_69686
Collection:
IT_Roma, Museo Nazionale Romano, Medagliere
Inventory:
69686
References:
Mastrocinque, SGG II, no. Ro 18; Ubaldelli 2001, 98
Former Collections:
Capponi, Alessandro Gregorio (Rome 1683–1746); Museum Kircherianum
Material:
chalcedony, white to brown/grey
Dimensions:
14.6 x 11.7 x 5.1 mm
Iconography:
snake
Divine Names & Voces:
voces, unidentified

Transverse oval gem with trapezoid section, the obverse is convex, the reverse is flat and less polished than the obverse.
A: Bearded snake with crest, crawling to left. Inscription below: ρεαλκμη → unidentified vox.
B: Plain. 

Bibliography
SGG I, 260, Pl. 9.
SGG II, 136, Ro 18.
Ubaldelli 2001, 246, No. 143; ibid. 155. 

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CBd-68. 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/68 on 12-12-2017.

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