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Magical gem: Reaper (A) 'for the hips' (B)
CBd-Number:
CBd-1346
ID-Number:
Fr-BnF-CdM_AA.Seyrig.33
Collection:
FR_Paris, Cabinet des Médailles
Inventory:
AA.Seyrig.33
References:
Bonner, SMA D. 125; Michel, DMG, no. 47.1.b_1; Mastrocinque 2014, no. 462
Former Collections:
Seyrig, Henry (Beirut)
Material:
haematite (black)
Dimensions:
37 x 15 x 5 mm
Iconography:
clothing: cap; clothing: tunic; plant: stalks of grain; plant: tree; sickle; Ouroboros

Description: Upright oval, both faces flat. Shape 8–9. Black haematite. Broken, both longer esges missing.

A: Ouroboros enclosing a bowed reaper wearing cap and tunic, stooping to right to cut stalks of grain with a long-handled sickle. Behind him, on the left, a tree. 
B: [-]χι|ονθ|ερα|πια → <ἰ>[σ]χί<ω>ν θεραπ<ε>ία. 'Therapy of the hips'.

Bibliography
Bonner, SMA on CBd-1346
Mastrocinque 2014 on CBd-1346

The Cabinet des Médailles database on CBd-1346

Last modified: 2019-11-08 22:05:13
Link:cbd.mfab.hu/cbd/1346
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CBd-1346. 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/1346 on 27-05-2022.

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Credits photo: A. Mastrocinque

Rights © Bibliothèque nationale de France, Cabinet des Médailles

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Credits from Bonner, SMA

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