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Magical gem: Chnoubis (A) Χνουφίς (B)
CBd-Number:
CBd-91
ID-Number:
GB-BM-MMEu_G 173, EA 56173
Collection:
GB_London, The British Museum
Inventory:
G 173 (EA 56173)
References:
Michel, BM, no. 330; Michel, DMG, no. 11.10_2
Former Collections:
Praun and Mertens Collection; Eastwood, George
Material:
chalcedony, white to brown/grey
Dimensions:
11 x 8 x 4 mm
Dating:
3rd c. AD (Michel)
Iconography:
Chnoubis, with unspecified head; Chnoubis-sign; rays (7)
Divine Names & Voces:
Χνουφίς

A: Chnoubis-snake with unspecified head, surrounded by seven rays.
B: χνουφισ → Χνουφίς. Below: Chnoubis-sign.

Bibliography
Michel, BM on CBd-91
Michel, DMG, 11.10_2
The British Museum Collection database on CBd-91

Images
See the photography by G. Kornbluth
(In: 'Abrasax gems' of Kornbluth Photography)
 

Last modified: 2020-12-27 17:26:27
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CBd-91. 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/91 on 28-09-2022.

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Credits Photo: Christopher A. Faraone

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Notes Side A and B

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Credits Photo: Christopher A. Faraone

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Notes Side A

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Credits Photo: Christopher A. Faraone

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Notes Side B

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Credits Photo: Christopher A. Faraone

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Notes Side B

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Credits Photo: Christopher A. Faraone

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Notes Side B

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Credits From Michel, BM

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Notes Side A and B

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Notes Drawing of Side A and B

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