The CBd
Magical gem in gold mount: Anguipes
CBd-Number:
CBd-2547
ID-Number:
Wu_Ex-CNG_72, Lot 2764
Collection:
Int_Private collections
Inventory:
Ex-CNG_72, Lot 2764
Former Collections:
Int_Art market (Classical Numismatic Group, Inc.)
Material:
garnet (?)
Dimensions:
diameter: 28 mm
Dating:
ca. 2nd–3rd century AD (CNG)
Iconography:
Anguipes; stars; weapon: armour; weapon: shield; whip

A: Frontal view of an Anguipes, with whip in the raised right hand and shield in the left hand, surrounded by stars.
B: Hidden.
Set in an open-work gold frame with a simple loop hanger. 

Bibliography
The Classical Numismatic Group, Inc. website on CBd-2547

Last modified: 2015-01-20 11:22:24
Link: classics.mfab.hu/talismans/cbd/2547
CITE THIS PAGE
CBd-2547. 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/2547 on 12-12-2017.

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Credits by Travis Markel

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