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Magical gem: Anguipes (A) Greek inscription (A-C)
CBd-Number:
CBd-2526
ID-Number:
Int-Private Collection, s.n.
Collection:
Int_Private collections
Inventory:
s.n.
Former Collections:
Int_Art market (BC Galleries, Armadale, Australia)
Material:
quartz (colour unspecified)
Dimensions:
29 x 25 mm
Iconography:
Anguipes, cock-headed; weapon: armour; weapon: shield; whip
Divine Names & Voces:
vocales, αεηιουω; voces, unidentified; Ἰάω; Σαβαώθ

 A: Frontal view of a cock-headed Anguipes in armour, head to right. Right hand raised above the head and holding a whip, left hand hid behind a round shield, which is inscribed with the letters ιαω|σαβα|ωθ → Ἰάω, Σαβαώθ. Inscribed around the figure: αεεηηηιιιιοοοοουυυυυυωωωωωωω → The Greek vowel series. The inscription is a graphically unmarked pterygoma.
B: Inscribed in seven lines: ιανγ|χητηιω|ιανωιηι|ωοχιητι|οωιντυι||ηγσ--|ιγ →  unidentified voces.
C: Inscription around the edge: υσ...ιιω.υγη?]ινηαισιωιηοοσιοε → unidentified voces.
The transcription of the letters is based on photographs and is only approximate.

Bibliography
Unpublished.

Last modified: 2016-01-25 21:49:33
Link: classics.mfab.hu/talismans/cbd/2526
CITE THIS PAGE
CBd-2526. 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/2526 on 12-12-2017.

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Notes Mirror image of the cast

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