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Magical(?) gem: Baboon
CBd-Number:
CBd-2354
ID-Number:
US-Malibu-Getty_83.AN.437.58
Collection:
US_Malibu, J. Paul Getty Museum
Inventory:
83.AN.437.58
References:
Michel, DMG, no. 42.1.a_3
Former Collections:
Mezzacappa, Damon (1936–2015) New York
Material:
jasper, red
Dimensions:
17 x 13 mm
Iconography:
solar disk; gesture, greeting; animal: cynocephalus
Description: Upright oval, side A flat. Shape 8. Black jasper. Intact.

A: Baboon standing to left, solar disk on the head, hands raised in adoration.
B: Plain.

/Description: Jeffrey Spier – CBd/

Bibliography
Michel, DMG, 42.1.a_3
The J. Paul Getty Museum Collection Online on CBd-2354

Last modified: 2017-09-12 12:11:14
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CBd-2354. 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/2354 on 19-05-2022.

Image-ID 5905

Rights © The J. Paul Getty Museum, Villa Collection, Malibu, California, Gift of Damon Mezzacappa and Jonathan H. Kagan

Image-ID 5777

Credits by Christopher A. Faraone

Rights © The J. Paul Getty Museum, Villa Collection, Malibu, California, Gift of Damon Mezzacappa and Jonathan H. Kagan

Image-ID 5778

Credits by Christopher A. Faraone

Rights © The J. Paul Getty Museum, Villa Collection, Malibu, California, Gift of Damon Mezzacappa and Jonathan H. Kagan

Image-ID 5779

Credits by Christopher A. Faraone

Rights © The J. Paul Getty Museum, Villa Collection, Malibu, California, Gift of Damon Mezzacappa and Jonathan H. Kagan

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