The CBd
Magical gem: Ibis with kerykeion (A) σαρμουχη-logos? (B)
CBd-Number:
CBd-436
ID-Number:
GB-BM-MMEu_G 1986,1-5,115
Collection:
GB_London, The British Museum
Inventory:
G 1986,1-5,115
References:
Michel, BM, no. 57; Michel, DMG, no. 27.1.b_1
Former Collections:
Ogden Collection
Material:
magnetite (black)
Dimensions:
16.5 x 13.5 x 3.5 mm
Dating:
3rd c. AD (Michel)
Iconography:
bird: ibis; kerykeion; primeval mound; Thoth
Logoi:
σαρμουχη-logos?

A: Ibis standing to left on the primeval mound, with kerykeion (Thoth).
B: Inscription in three lines: σαρμουχη|ρσααρβε|βουβηλ → σαρμουχη-logos?

Bibliography
Michel, BM on CBd-436
The British Museum Collection database on CBd-436

Last modified: 2014-09-16 11:28:32
Link: classics.mfab.hu/talismans/cbd/436
CITE THIS PAGE
CBd-436. 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/436 on 08-12-2019.

Image-ID 6816

Credits Photo: Christopher A. Faraone

Rights © Trustees of the British Museum

Image-ID 6817

Credits Photo: Christopher A. Faraone

Rights © Trustees of the British Museum

Image-ID 6818

Credits Photo: Christopher A. Faraone

Rights © Trustees of the British Museum

Image-ID 537

Credits From Michel, BM

Rights © Trustees of the British Museum

Image-ID 1644

Rights © Trustees of the British Museum

Image-ID 428

Credits From Michel, BM

Rights © Trustees of the British Museum

1
2
3
4
5
6
6 image(s) total