The CBd
Bonner, SMA on CBd-1124
Μ.Μ. 41.160.643
Obv. Anubis(?) standing to r., dressed in chlamys and short tunic; tall palm frond in l., caduceus over l. shoulder, sistrum in field behind. Palm and caduceus are common attributes of Anubis, but the head of the figure resembles a horse's head as much as or more than a dog's. Perhaps a horse demon, of the kind worshiped by charioteers, fused with Anubis; here it may be a processional figure, a votary disguised as the god. See the next number.
Rev. Plain.
Carnelian. Upright oval, 11 X 9 X 2.
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