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Magical gem: Gorgoneion (A) bust of Helios (B)
CBd-Number:
CBd-4269
Collection:
IT_Perugia, Museo Archeologico Nazionale dell'Umbria
Inventory:
1340
References:
Mastrocinque, SGG II, no. Pe 20; Vitellozzi 2010b, no. 521
Former Collections:
Guardabassi, Mariano (1823–1880)
Material:
coral
Dimensions:
13.3 x 10.3 x 4.8 mm
Iconography:
Gorgoneion; Helios; bust; rays (5)

Description: Upright oval, both faces flat. Shape 8–9. Pink coral. Surface abraded, pierced through on side A. Previously part of the Guardabassi Collection.​​​​​​​

A:  Gorgoneion.
B: Bust of Helios with five rays around the head.

Bibliography
SGGII, 111–112, Pe 20.
Vitellozzi 2010b, 422, no. 521

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CBd-4269. 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/4269 on 30-09-2023.

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Credits Photo: Paolo Vitellozzi

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Notes Side A and B

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Notes Side A

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Notes Side B

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Credits Photo: Attilio Mastrocinque

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Notes Side A and B

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Credits Photo: Attilio Mastrocinque

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Notes Side A

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