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Magical pendant: Greek inscription (A) Ouroboros? (B)
CBd-Number:
CBd-141
ID-Number:
GB-BM-MMEu_G 372, EA 56372
Collection:
GB_London, The British Museum
Inventory:
G 372 (EA 56372)
References:
Michel, BM, no. 415
Former Collections:
Christy, Henry Esq.
Material:
serpentine (green to black)
Dimensions:
25 x 19 x 3 mm
Dating:
4th–5th c. AD (Michel)
Iconography:
Ouroboros
Divine Names & Voces:
voces, unidentified

A: Inscription in six lines: ν[- -]ε|ροπ[.]ο|λιροσιχ|οπνατουε|ρωηψε||νδε → Voces unidentified.
B: Fragment of a circle or Ouroboros (?). Above, letters, perhaps including: κωχ.

Bibliography
Michel, BM on CBd-141
The British Museum Collection database on CBd-141

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CBd-141. 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/141 on 04-10-2022.

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