The CBd
Magical gem: Anguipes, character (A) στομάχου, character (B)
CBd-Number:
CBd-1379
ID-Number:
Fr-BnF-CdM_AA.Seyrig.16
Collection:
FR_Paris, Cabinet des Médailles
Inventory:
AA.Seyrig.16
References:
Bonner, SMA D. 183; Michel, DMG, no. 3.B.1.a_1; Mastrocinque 2014, no. 319
Former Collections:
Seyrig, Henry (Beirut)
Material:
haematite (black)
Dimensions:
28 x 13 x 3 mm
Iconography:
Anguipes, donkey-headed; weapon: armour; weapon: shield; whip
Divine Names & Voces:
Ἰάω

Description: Upright oblong, both faces flat. Shape 8–9. Black haematite. Side A abraded on the top.

A: Donkey-headed Anguipes in armour, holding a whip in his right hand and a round shield in his left hand. On the left: a character.
B: Greek inscription in four lines followed by a character below: στ|ομ|αχ|ου → στομάχου 'For the stomach!'

Bibliography
Bonner, SMA on CBd-1379
Mastrocinque 2014 on CBd-1379

The Cabinet des Médailles database on CBd-1379

Last modified: 2019-07-20 14:24:28
Link: classics.mfab.hu/talismans/cbd/1379
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CBd-1379. 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/1379 on 20-08-2019.

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Credits Photo: A. Mastrocinque

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Notes Side A and B