The CBd
Magical gem: Chnoubis (A) Χνουμίς, Chnoubis-sign (B)
CBd-Number:
CBd-691
ID-Number:
GB-BM-MMEu_G 397, ΕA 56397
Collection:
GB_London, The British Museum
Inventory:
G 397 (ΕA 56397)
References:
Michel, BM, no. 305; Michel, DMG, no. 11.2.b_20
Former Collections:
Castellani Collection
Material:
jasper, green to black
Dimensions:
15 x 12 x 3 mm
Dating:
3rd c. AD (Michel)
Iconography:
Chnoubis, lion-headed; Chnoubis-sign; rays (7)
Divine Names & Voces:
Χνουμίς

A: Lion-headed Chnoubis in profile, to left, with seven rays around the head.
B: Inscription in two lines: χνουμισ → Χνουμίς. Below: Chnoubis-sign.

Bibliography
Michel, BM on CBd-691
Michel 2011, 84, pls. 6a-d.
The British Museum Collection database on CBd-691

Last modified: 2015-01-18 12:26:18
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CITE THIS PAGE
CBd-691. 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/691 on 22-09-2019.

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