Magical gem; intaglio; hematite; round; bevelled edge; engraved on obverse: ouroboros enclosing womb, key and roots; above roots, the figures of Chnoubis, Anubis, Isis, Osiris and Bes; the seven vowels of the Greek alphabet in the field; inscribed on the edge outside the ouroboros; inscribed on the reverse face.

An00014565 001 l


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magical gem, intaglio
myth/legend, deity, reptile, death


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