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Amulet gem: Bust of Sarapis (A) εἷς Ζεὺς Σέραπις (B)
CBd-Number:
CBd-404
ID-Number:
GB-BM-MMEu_G 445, ΕA 56445
Collection:
GB_London, The British Museum
Inventory:
G 445 (ΕA 56445)
References:
Michel, BM, no. 25; Michel, DMG, no. 45.3.a_1
Former Collections:
Castellani Collection
Material:
carnelian (colour unspecified)
Dimensions:
18 x 14 x 3 mm
Dating:
2nd c. AD (Michel)
Iconography:
Sarapis; modius; clothing, unspecified
Divine Names & Voces:
Ζεύς; Σάραπις

A: Bearded bust of Sarapis, to left, with calathus on the head.
B: Inscribed in three lines: εισζε
|υσσε|ραπισ → ες Ζες Σέραπις. 'Zeus and Sarapis are the same.'

Bibliography
Michel, BM on CBd-404
The British Museum Collection database on CBd-404

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CBd-404. 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/404 on 29-09-2022.

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