The CBd
Bonner, SMA on CBd-1405
Ruthven 6
Obv. Harpocrates as youth, standing to l., nude, r. hand slightly raised towards face, l. arm, holding cornucopia, rests on a short column. R. leg bent, foot propped against column. Hair indicated by coarse parallel strokes. Crude version of a type which is rare on amulets, but known from coins; cf. Dattari 496–497 (Domitian), 1375 (Hadrian).
Rev. νικᾷ ἡ Εἶσις, “Isis conquers.”
Black stone (jasper?), corroded and incrusted. Upright oval, 17 Χ 14 Χ 2.
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