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Magical gem: Mummy with three animals (A) Βαϊνχωωωχ (B)
CBd-Number:
CBd-2383
ID-Number:
US-Malibu-Getty_85.AN.370.37
Collection:
US_Malibu, J. Paul Getty Museum
Inventory:
85.AN.370.37
References:
Michel, DMG, no. 39.3.b_1
Former Collections:
Mezzacappa, Damon (1936–2015) New York; Kagan, Jonathan H. (New York)
Material:
haematite (black)
Dimensions:
20 x 14 mm
Iconography:
clothing: bandage; solar disk; scarab; bird: falcon; crown, double; animal: lion; Osiris; wig?
Divine Names & Voces:
Βαϊνχωωωχ

Description: Side A upright oval, side B transverse oval, both faces flat. Shape 8–9. Haematite. Intact, save for a small abraded area on the lower left edge of side A.

A: Fully-bandaged mummy (Osiris) standing in profile to right , wearing a wig (?) on the head, and the solar disk. On the right side, three animals above each other. From top to bottom: a scarab, crawling head to top; a falcon facing left, crowned with the double crown of Egypt, and a lion, facing left.

 

B: Inscription in two lines: βαινχ|ωωωχ → Βαϊνχωωωχ.

/Description: Jeffrey Spier – CBd/

Bibliography
Michel, DMG, 39.3.b_1.
The J. Paul Getty Museum Collection Online on CBd-2383

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CITE THIS PAGE
CBd-2383. 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/2383 on 22-05-2022.

Image-ID 11328

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Notes Side A and B

Image-ID 5739

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Notes Side A

Image-ID 9464

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Notes Side B

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