The CBd
Magical gem: Anguipes, Ἰάω (A) Ἀδωναΐ (B)
CBd-Number:
CBd-2625
ID-Number:
US-Boston, MFA_2000.992
Collection:
US_Boston, Museum of Fine Arts
Inventory:
2000.992
Former Collections:
Int_Art market (Frank Sternberg AG, Zürich)
Material:
jasper, green to black
Dimensions:
18 x 15 mm
Dating:
middle of the 2nd–3rd c. AD (MFA)
Iconography:
Anguipes, cock-headed; weapon: armour; weapon: shield; whip
Divine Names & Voces:
Ἀδωναΐ; Ἰάω

A: Frontal view of a cock-headed Anguipes, head to right. The god is in armour, right arm raised high and holding a whip, left hand holding a shield, antilabe visible. Inscription around: ιαω → Ἰάω.
B: Inscription: αδωναι → Ἀδωναΐ.

Bibliography
The Museum of Fine Arts, Boston website on CBd-2625

Last modified: 2017-04-28 12:32:27
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CBd-2625. 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/2625 on 24-11-2020.

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Notes Cast of CBd-2625

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Credits Gift of Charles Greely Loring, by exchange

Rights Photograph © 2017 Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

Notes Cast of CBd-2625

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