The CBd
Magical gem: Donkey-headed Anguipes
CBd-Number:
CBd-4423
ID-Number:
Wu_Ex-Southesk_N 7
Collection:
Int_Whereabouts unknown
Inventory:
N 7
References:
Michel, DMG, no. 3.B.1.b_3
Former Collections:
Southesk, James Carnegie, Earl of (1827–1905)
Material:
jasper, green to black
Dimensions:
3.5 x 3 mm
Iconography:
Anguipes, donkey-headed; weapon: armour; weapon: shield; weapon: sword?
Divine Names & Voces:
Ἰάω, variants

Description: Upright oval. Green jasper. Set in a gold ring. "Reynolds, 1881".

A: Donkey-headed Anguipes with long ears, head to left, wearing an armour. Right hand holding a shield, left hand raised (holding sword?). Inscription above the head: ιοαι → variant of Ἰάω?

Bibliography
Michel, DMG, 3.B.1.b_3.
Southesk 1908, 143–144., pl. 13, no. N 7.

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CBd-4423. 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/4423 on 25-04-2024.

Image-ID 12591

Credits Southesk 1908, pl. 13

Notes Cast of side A