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Scarab: Rat, lizard, lion (A) scarab (B)
CBd-Number:
CBd-931
ID-Number:
GB-BM-MMEu_G 354, EA 56354
Collection:
GB_London, The British Museum
Inventory:
G 354 (EA 56354)
References:
Michel, BM, no. 572
Former Collections:
Blacas Collection
Material:
faience, green; faience (all colours)
Dimensions:
17 x 15 x 6 mm
Dating:
1st c. AD (Michel)
Iconography:
animal: lion; animal: lizard; animal: rat?; concentric motifs


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A: Representation enclosed within a frame following the edge, resembling an Ouroboros, and divided into three segments. Top: squatting rat (?), to right; center: lizard from above, to right; bottom: lion, upside down, striding to left.
B: Profiled as a scarab.

Bibliography
Michel, BM on CBd-931
http://www.britishmuseum.org/research/search_the_collection_database/search_object_details.aspx?objectid=59935&partid=1&searchText=56354&fromADBC=ad&toADBC=ad&numpages=10&orig=%2fresearch%2fsearch_the_collection_database.aspx¤tPage=1" target="_blank">The British Museum Collection database on CBd-931
Last modified: 2014-10-24 21:51:02
Link:cbd.mfab.hu/cbd/931
CITE THIS PAGE
CBd-931. 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/931 on 04-10-2022.

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