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Amulet

Object Number:29-108-254
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Roman
Provenience: Israel
Beth Shean
Archaeology Area: CN II, 30; Class G
Period: Roman Period
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Bronze
Iconography:Saint
Horse
Dragon
Inscription
Eye
Animal
Height: 4.7 cm
Width: 2.3 cm
Depth: 1.1 cm
Credit Line:Expedition to Beth Shean (Beisan); Clarence Fisher, 1921-1928
Other Number:1254 - Field No SF

Description

Bronze. Oval shape with loop attachment on top for suspension. The "rider saint" piercing a dragon, and inscription. On the reverse is an evil eye and animals.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Magic in the Ancient World (16 Apr 2016 - 30 Apr 2017) View Objects in Exhibition

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