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Amulet(?) gem: Harpocrates on the back of a goose
CBd-Number:
CBd-1945
ID-Number:
DE-Köln-Institut für Altertumskunde_7
Collection:
DE_Köln, Institut für Altertumskunde der Universität
Inventory:
7
References:
Zwierlein-Diehl, Köln 7; Michel, DMG, no. 19.8_6
Former Collections:
Matouk, Fouad S. Collection
Material:
lapis lazuli (blue)
Dimensions:
14.2 x 9.6 x 2.1 mm
Dating:
2nd half of the 2nd c. AD–1st half of the 3rd c. AD (Zwierlein-Diehl)
Iconography:
bird: goose; crown, double; flail; Harpocrates
A: Harpocrates sitting nude on the back of a goose, to left. Right hand raised to mouth, left hand holding a cornucopia. Head crowned with the double crown of Egypt.
B: Plain.

Bibliography
Zwierlein-Diehl, Köln on CBd-1945
Last modified: 2014-10-29 21:27:37
Link:cbd.mfab.hu/cbd/1945
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CBd-1945. 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/1945 on 27-05-2022.

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Credits by Christopher A. Faraone

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Notes Cast of obverse

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Notes Cast of obverse

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