The CBd
Magical(?) gem: Harpocrates on lotus flower
CBd-Number:
CBd-5385
Collection:
Int_Whereabouts unknown
References:
Smith–Hutton 1908, no. 240
Former Collections:
Cook, Wyndham Francis (1860–1905)
Material:
bloodstone
Dimensions:
12 x 9 mm
Iconography:
Harpocrates sitting on lotus flower; side-lock of youth; star; flail; gesture, hand raised to mouth; plant: lotus buds (2); plant: lotus flower

Description: Upright oval, both faces flat, shape 8–9. 

A: Harpocrates with side-lock of youth, right hand raised to mouth, left hand holding a flail, seated on a lotus flower with a bud on either side. In the free field, a star.
B: Plain.

Bibliography
Smith–Hutton 1908, 53, no. 240. 

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CBd-5385. 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/5385 on 04-03-2024.

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