The CBd
Magical gem: Horus sitting on lotus flower (A) voces (B) Greek letters (C)
CBd-Number:
CBd-72
ID-Number:
IL-Landau Collection_9
Collection:
IL_Landau Collection
Inventory:
9
Material:
jasper, green to black
Dimensions:
14 x 16 x 3 mm
Iconography:
flail; globus; Harpocrates seated with one leg bent in knee; Harpocrates sitting on lotus flower; solar disk
Divine Names & Voces:
voces, unidentified; Ἰάω, variants

A: Harpocrates sitting nude with right leg bent in knee, left leg hanging down, on a lotus flower. Head, to left, is crowned with the solar disk, both arms outstretched, right hand holding a flail, left hand holding a globe.
B: Four lines of inscriptions remaining: ιευωε|αιωαβ|ραβαλε|ιμαρω → unidentified voces including variant of Ἰάω?
C: Illegible inscription around the edge, at times written in two lines.

Bibliography
Ben-Ami Endres Auctions 30.10.2012, Lot 342.

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CBd-72. 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/72 on 13-12-2017.

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