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Magical(?) gem: Lion
CBd-Number:
CBd-4228
Collection:
IT_Firenze, Museo Archeologico Nazionale
Inventory:
15114
References:
Mastrocinque, SGG II, no. Fi 91
Material:
jasper, yellow
Dimensions:
12 x 17 x 2 mm
Iconography:
animal: lion; moon, crescent; star; head, of bull

Description: Transverse oval, flat. Yellow jasper. Damaged on the right side.

A: Lion striding to the left, with a bull's head below the neck and a star below the body. Above: a crescent.
B: Plain.

Bibliography
SGG II, 70, Fi 91.

Last modified: 2020-12-30 17:22:01
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CBd-4228. 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/4228 on 22-05-2024.

Image-ID 12009

Credits Photo: Attilio Mastrocinque

Rights © Polo Museale della Toscana / Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Firenze

Notes Side A