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Amulet(?) gem: Scorpion, star
CBd-Number:
CBd-721
ID-Number:
GB-BM-MMEu_G 401, EA 56401
Collection:
GB_London, The British Museum
Inventory:
G 401 (EA 56401)
References:
Michel, BM, no. 344; Michel, DMG, no. 51.1.b_1
Material:
haematite (black)
Dimensions:
14 x 11 x 5 mm
Dating:
3rd c. AD (Michel)
Iconography:
scorpion; star

A: Scorpion viewed from above, head to top. Above the claws, an eight-pointed star.
B: Plain.


Bibliography
Michel, BM on CBd-721
The British Museum Collection database on CBd-721

Last modified: 2019-10-31 22:19:00
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CBd-721. 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/721 on 19-05-2022.

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