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Magical gem in modern silvered gold ring: Pantheos
CBd-Number:
CBd-2134
ID-Number:
DE-Berlin-Aeg_9802
Collection:
DE_Berlin, Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Ägyptisches Museum
Inventory:
9802
References:
Philipp, Mira et Magica, no. 179; Michel, DMG, no. 41.1_30
Former Collections:
Stosch, Philipp von, Collection
Material:
glass, yellow
Dimensions:
13 x 11 mm
Dating:
turn of the 3rd–4th c. AD (H. Philipp)
Iconography:
cartouche; scepter, was (3); gesture, ithyphallic; tufts on the knees (animal protomes); tail of crocodile; tail of bird; protomes of animals (3-3); Pantheos; Ouroboros; flail; feet, in the shape of jackal's heads; crown, atef; weapon: knives (4)
Divine Names & Voces:
voces, unidentified
A: Four-winged Pantheos striding left on an Ouroboros cartouche. Head, to front, with three animal protomes on each side, and an atef-crown on top. The deity has two pairs of arms: the upper arms – in line with the top of the upper wings and almost at the height of the neck – are stretched to the sides and hold an was-scepter and two knives on each side. The lower right arm holds an was-scepter, the left one holds a flail. Ithyphallic, a bird’s tail and a crocodile’s tail are attached to the body from the right, feet in the shape of jackal’s heads face right, knees are thickened to imitate animal protomes. Ouroboros cartouche, head at the bottom, enclosing an inscription in two lines, in mirror writing: τεειχεχ|νπ?]ι?]οιε.

Bibliography
Philipp, Mira et Magica on CBd-2134
Michel, DMG, 41.1_30.

Images
Cast of CBd-2134 obverse  in the Gem Impressions Collection of Cornell University Library
Last modified: 2017-08-02 15:46:09
Link:cbd.mfab.hu/cbd/2134
CITE THIS PAGE
CBd-2134. 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/2134 on 27-05-2022.

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Credits by Attilio Mastrocinque

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Notes from Philipp, Mira et Magica

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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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