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Magical gem: Lion trampling figure (A) Greek inscription (B)
CBd-Number:
CBd-1070
ID-Number:
US-AA-SCL_Bonner 60
Collection:
US_Ann Arbor, University of Michigan, Special Collections Library
Inventory:
SCL-Bonner 60
References:
Bonner, SMA D. 241; Michel, DMG, no. 37.A.3.b_9
Former Collections:
Bonner, Campbell (1876 Nashville – 1954 Ann Arbor)
Material:
jasper, yellow
Dimensions:
14 x 11 x 2 mm
Iconography:
gesture, lying; rider; animal: lion; figures, male (2)
Divine Names & Voces:
Ἰάω; Σαβαώθ, variants
A: A child on the back of a lion which is walking to left, trampling the nude body of a figure lying on his back. On the left, another naked figure standing to front, head to right, arms held stiffly at the sides.
B: Inscribed in three lines: ιαω|σαβαω|δομνοσ → Ἰάω, variant of Σαβαώθ, dominus.

Bibliography
Bonner, SMA on CBd-1070

Images
http://www.lib.umich.edu/files/libraries/hsl/slide241.JPEG" target="_blank">Image of A in the Amulet Collection of the Special Collections Library
http://www.lib.umich.edu/files/libraries/hsl/241rev.JPEG" target="_blank">Image of B in the Amulet Collection of the Special Collections Library
Last modified: 2014-10-25 18:09:25
Link:cbd.mfab.hu/cbd/1070
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CBd-1070. The Campbell Bonner Magical Gems Database (2010-), developed at the Museum of Fine Arts, Budapest, editor-in-chief: Á. M. Nagy. Retrieved from: cbd.mfab.hu/cbd/1070 on 27-05-2022.

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