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Magical(?) gem: Capicorn, bird, Latin inscription
CBd-Number:
CBd-4071
ID-Number:
It-Ravenna-MNR_1523
Collection:
IT_Ravenna, Museo Nazionale di Ravenna
Inventory:
1523
References:
Mastrocinque, SGG II, no. Ra 16
Material:
carnelian, yellow to orange
Dimensions:
13.8 x 11 x 2 mm
Iconography:
bird, unspecified; zodiac cycle-10, Capricorn

Description: Transverse oval, both faces flat. Shape 8. Orange carnelian. Chipped on the edge.

A: Capricorn. Above: a bird. Along the edge, in mirror writing: PASCHVSA.
B: Plain.

Bibliography
SGG II, 124, Ra 16.

Last modified: 2019-10-19 12:55:55
Link:cbd.mfab.hu/cbd/4071
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CBd-4071. 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/4071 on 22-06-2024.

Image-ID 11640

Credits Photo: Attilio Mastrocinque

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