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Magical gem: Pantheos (A) letters or characteres (B)
CBd-Number:
CBd-1777
ID-Number:
US-NY-ANS_0000.999.35429
Collection:
US_New York, American Numismatic Society
Inventory:
0000.999.35429
References:
Schwartz–Schwartz, 31; Michel, DMG, no. 41.1_8
Material:
jasper, green and red
Dimensions:
16 x 11 mm
Dating:
post-antique? (Schwartz)
Iconography:
Pantheos; gesture, ithyphallic; tail of crocodile; tail of bird; scepters (3); scepter, was; uraei (2); crown, atef; protomes of animals (3-3); Bes, face of; solar disk

A: Frontal view of four-winged Bes-masked Pantheos, standing on a double ground line (originally for an Ouroboros-cartouche?), feet to right. Head topped with the atef crown, complete with solar disk, uraei and ram's horns, face framed by three animal protomes on each side. Apparently without arms, three was-scepters are visible behind the wings. The figure is ithyphallic, a bird's tail and a crocodile's tail project from the hips to the left. 
B: Letters or characteres around the edge.

Bibliography
Schwartz - Schwartz on CBd-1777
The American Numismatic Society Collections database on CBd-1777
 

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CBd-1777. 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/1777 on 17-05-2022.

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