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Magical gem: Eros with lion (A) Βαϊνχωωωχ (B)
CBd-Number:
CBd-1423
ID-Number:
US-AA-KMA_26112
Collection:
US_Ann Arbor, University of Michigan, Kelsey Museum of Archaeology
Inventory:
26112
References:
Bonner, SMA D. 243; Michel, DMG, no. 15.3.a_1
Material:
jasper (colour unspecified)
Dimensions:
17 x 12 x 3 mm
Iconography:
animal: lion; Eros; gesture, kneeling; moon, crescent; star
Divine Names & Voces:
voces, unidentified; Βαϊνχωωωχ
A: Lion standing to left facing Eros, who is kneeling on the right leg and drawing a thorn from the lion's paw with his left hand. Right forepaw placed on Eros' left bent leg. Eigh-pointed star and crescent above the lion's head.
B: Inscribed in three lines: βαινχ|ωωωχ|βρηθ → Βαϊνχωωωχ, unidentified vox magica.  

Bibliography
Bonner, SMA on CBd-1423
http://quod.lib.umich.edu/k/kelsey/x-0000.02.6112/0000_02_6112" target="_blank">The Kelsey Museum Artifacts Database on CBd-1423
Last modified: 2014-10-26 15:12:17
Link:cbd.mfab.hu/cbd/1423
CITE THIS PAGE
CBd-1423. 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/1423 on 27-05-2022.

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