The CBd
Total: 1 / 1 object(s)
 
 
Magical gem: Tropaion, thunderbolt (A) Ἀβραξάς (B)
CBd-Number:
CBd-1151
ID-Number:
DE-Augsburg, RömMus_1995,1696
Collection:
DE_Augsburg, Römisches Museum
Inventory:
1995,1696
Material:
lapis lazuli (blue)
Dimensions:
8 x 10.5 x 1.8 mm
Dating:
last 3rd of the 1st c. – early 2nd c. (G. Platz-Horster)
Iconography:
thunderbolt; tropaion
Divine Names & Voces:
Ἀβραξάς
Place of discovery:
Augsburg

Found in Augsbug, at 11 Ausseres Pfaffengässchen, "Aus der Benutzungsschicht einer Holzbauphase des letzten Drittel des 1. - Anfang 2. Jahrhunderts n. Chr." (G. Platz-Horster)

A: Tropaion above a thunderbolt.
B: Fragment of an inscription in one line: [- -]ραξασ → [Ἀβ]ραξάς.

Bibliography
Platz-Horster 2012, 40-41, No. 13.

Last modified: 2017-10-19 18:29:09
Link: classics.mfab.hu/talismans/cbd/1151
CITE THIS PAGE
CBd-1151. 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/1151 on 18-11-2017.

Image-ID 4263

Credits by Johannes Laurentius

Rights © Augsburg, Römisches Museum

Image-ID 4262

Credits by Johannes Laurentius

Rights © Augsburg, Römisches Museum

Notes AD_008534

Image-ID 4261

Credits by Johannes Laurentius

Rights © Augsburg, Römisches Museum

Notes AD_008533

Image-ID 2555

Credits by Johannes Laurentius

Rights © Augsburg, Römisches Museum

1
2
3
4
4 image(s) total