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Magical gem in a gold ring: Eros with butterfly
CBd-Number:
CBd-4214
Collection:
IT_Firenze, Museo Archeologico Nazionale
Inventory:
1457
References:
Mastrocinque, SGG II, no. Fi 77
Material:
carnelian, yellow to orange
Dimensions:
12 x 10.9 x 13.5 mm
Iconography:
Eros; butterfly; torch; figure, winged; clothing: mantle

Description: Upright oval, slightly convex. Orange carnelian. Mounted in a gold ring from the 17th–18th century.

A: Eros wearing a mantle, with a butterfly in the right hand and a torch in the left hand. On the right: a character.
B: No information.

Bibliography
SGG II, 64, Fi 77.

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CBd-4214. 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/4214 on 24-07-2024.

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Credits Photo: Attilio Mastrocinque

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