The CBd
Magical(?) gem: Lizard
CBd-Number:
CBd-2808
ID-Number:
US-Boston, MFA_69.1211
Collection:
US_Boston, Museum of Fine Arts
Inventory:
69.1211
Former Collections:
Berry, Burton Yost (1901–1985)
Material:
amethyst (purple)
Dimensions:
length: 12 mm
Dating:
2nd–3rd c. AD? (MFA)
Iconography:
animal: lizard

A: Lizard from above, with a long tail and four outstretched limbs.
B: Plain.

Bibliography
The Museum of Fine Arts, Boston website on CBd-2808

Last modified: 2017-05-06 09:44:16
Link: classics.mfab.hu/talismans/cbd/2808
CITE THIS PAGE
CBd-2808. 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/2808 on 24-11-2020.

Image-ID 8707

Credits Gift of Burton Y. Berry in memory of Michel Chiha of Beirut

Rights Photograph © 2017 Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

Image-ID 8708

Credits Gift of Burton Y. Berry in memory of Michel Chiha of Beirut

Rights Photograph © 2017 Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

Notes Cast of CBd-2808

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