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Magical gem: Anguipes, Ἰάω (A) Σαβαώθ (B)
CBd-Number:
CBd-604
ID-Number:
GB-BM-MMEu_G 150, ΕA 56150
Collection:
GB_London, The British Museum
Inventory:
G 150 (ΕA 56150)
References:
Michel, BM, no. 206; Michel, DMG, no. 3.A.2.d_1
Former Collections:
Praun and Mertens Collection; Eastwood, George
Material:
heliotrope
Dimensions:
21 x 15 x 4 mm
Dating:
3rd c. AD (Michel)
Iconography:
Anguipes, cock-headed; weapon: armour; weapon: shield; whip
Divine Names & Voces:
Ἰάω; Σαβαώθ

A: Frontal view of cock-headed Anguipes in armour. Head to left. Whip held in the right hand, lower left arm hid behind a round shield. Inscription scattered around the figure: ιαω → Ἰάω.
B: Inscription in two lines: σαβ|αωθ → Σαβαώθ.

Bibliography
Michel, BM on CBd-604
The British Museum Collection database on CBd-604

Last modified: 2021-03-08 13:28:11
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CBd-604. 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/604 on 01-10-2022.

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