The CBd
Magical(?) gem: Scorpion
CBd-Number:
CBd-2811
ID-Number:
US-Boston, MFA_1972.958
Collection:
US_Boston, Museum of Fine Arts
Inventory:
1972.958
Former Collections:
Berry, Burton Yost (1901–1985)
Material:
carnelian, yellow to orange
Dimensions:
length: 11 mm
Dating:
2nd–3rd c. AD
Iconography:
scorpion

A: Scorpion viewed from above, head to top.
B: Plain.

Bibliography
The Museum of Fine Arts, Boston website on CBd-2811

Last modified: 2017-05-06 09:49:02
Link: classics.mfab.hu/talismans/cbd/2811
CITE THIS PAGE
CBd-2811. 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/2811 on 24-11-2020.

Image-ID 8713

Credits Gift of Burton Y. Berry

Rights Photograph © 2017 Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

Image-ID 8714

Credits Gift of Burton Y. Berry

Rights Photograph © 2017 Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

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