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Amulet(?) gem: Sarapis enthroned, with Cerberus, Isis-Demeter, Isis-Tyche
CBd-Number:
CBd-1615
ID-Number:
DE-Hamburg-Skoluda_RM093
Collection:
DE_Hamburg, Skoluda Collection
Inventory:
RM093
References:
Michel 2001, no. 33; Michel, DMG, no. 45.4.b_6
Material:
glass, blue
Dimensions:
25.4 x 33.8 x 4.2 mm
Dating:
1st–2nd c. AD (Michel)
Iconography:
Sarapis; weapon: sword; weapon: spear; clothing: tunic; shoes: boots; clothing: garment; cornucopia; torch; Demeter; Isis-Tyche; stars (2); scepter, unspecified; clothing: mantle; Cerberus; throne; modius; Dioscouri
A: In the centre, Sarapis enthroned to left, wearing mantle, head topped with modius, left hand supporting a tall scepter, right hand stretched forward above the figure of Cerberus. On the left, facing him, Isis-Demeter (with torch and scepter), on the right, behind him, Isis-Tyche (with cornucopia and scepter). The group is flanked by the figures of the Dioscouri on each side wearing tunic, boots, holding spear and sword, head topped with an eight-pointed star.
B: Plain.

Bibliography
Michel 2001 on CBd-1615
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Link:cbd.mfab.hu/cbd/1615
CITE THIS PAGE
CBd-1615. 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/1615 on 28-09-2022.

Image-ID 3031

Credits From Michel 2001

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