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Magical gem: Baboon (A) Greek inscription (B)
CBd-Number:
CBd-2103
ID-Number:
DE-Berlin-Aeg_9803
Collection:
DE_Berlin, Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Ägyptisches Museum
Inventory:
9803
References:
Philipp, Mira et Magica, no. 148; Michel, DMG, no. 36.1.a_10
Former Collections:
Stosch, Philipp von, Collection
Dimensions:
13.2 x 10 x 2 mm
Dating:
1st c. AD (H. Philipp)
Iconography:
animal: cynocephalus; gesture, greeting; gesture, ithyphallic; solar disk
Divine Names & Voces:
Ἀβρασάξ
A: Ithyphallic baboon standing to left, both paws raised in greeting, head crowned with the solar disk.
B: Inscribed in two lines: αβρα|σαξ → Ἀβρασάξ. 

Bibliography
Philipp, Mira et Magica on CBd-2103
Michel, DMG, 36.1.a_10.

Images
Cast of CBd-2103 reverse in the Gem Impressions Collection of Cornell University Library
Last modified: 2016-02-10 14:31:15
Link:cbd.mfab.hu/cbd/2103
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CBd-2103. 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/2103 on 01-10-2022.

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Credits by Margarete Büsing

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Notes from Philipp, Mira et Magica

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Notes from Philipp, Mira et Magica

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Credits by Margarete Büsing

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Notes from Philipp, Mira et Magica

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Notes Cast preserved in the Gem Impressions Collection of Cornell University Library

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