Amulet card

Courtesy of National Museums Liverpool, World Museum



Currently not on display


Oval ring setting of the type known as a 'magical gem', showing one one side an anguipede, a divinity with legs in the form of serpents. His right hand is raised and holds possibly a whip, his left hand holds a shield. Greek letters are around the top of the god and also along the edges of the amulet. At the back Greek letters in a oval setting: Ω M V ( symbol ) N A I ( symbol )