The CBd
 
 
Magical gem: Crescent with three stars
CBd-Number:
CBd-1557
ID-Number:
GB-AshMus-BLloan_02
Collection:
GB_Oxford, Ashmolean Museum
Inventory:
Bodleian Library loan 02
References:
Henig–MacGregor 2004, no. 11.20
Former Collections:
Warren, Charles Collection
Material:
jasper (colour unspecified)
Dimensions:
13.5 x 10 x 3 mm
Dating:
2nd–3rd c. AD (Henig - MacGregor)
Iconography:
moon, crescent; stars (3)
A: In the center: lying crescent, open to top. On the two sides, and above the crescent: three eight-pointed stars.
B: Plain.

Bibliography
Henig - MacGregor 2004, 115, no. 11.20
Last modified: 2015-01-09 15:39:40
Link:cbd.mfab.hu/cbd/1557
CITE THIS PAGE
CBd-1557. 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/1557 on 21-02-2024.

Image-ID 2911

Credits by Robert L. Wilkins

Rights © Ashmolean Museum, Oxford