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T886, THETIS PRESERVING THE BODY OF PATROCLUS FROM PUTREFACTION [POURING FROM A VASE AMBROSIA AND NECTAR OVER THE DEAD BODY, WHICH IS LYING ON A COUCH, AT THE FOOT OF WHICH STANDS ACHILLES IN CONVERSATION WITH HIS DIVINE MOTHER]

  • Reference Number: T886
  • Description: THETIS PRESERVING THE BODY OF PATROCLUS FROM PUTREFACTION [POURING FROM A VASE AMBROSIA AND NECTAR OVER THE DEAD BODY, WHICH IS LYING ON A COUCH, AT THE FOOT OF WHICH STANDS ACHILLES IN CONVERSATION WITH HIS DIVINE MOTHER]
  • Inscription Greek: ΤΕΥΚΡΟΥ
  • Signature: Teuker
  • Current Collection: Paris, Cabinet des medailles, Bibliotheque nationale de France: H 2873, inv 370
  • Previous Collections:
    • Catalogue des pierres graves antiques de S.A. le Prince Stanislas Poniatowski ([1830?]-1833): V.236
    • Christie's, London: 1839-810
    • Prendeville, J.: Explanatory catalogue of the proof-impressions of the antique gems possessed by the late Prince Poniatowski and now in the possession of John Tyrrell, Esq. (1841): 886
    • Monson, (Lord)
    • Christie's, London: June 9, 1851, lot 39
    • Samuel Sharp
    • Sotheby's, London: 5 April 1883: lot 77
    • Seguin, (Jean-Charles)
  • Material: Sardonyx
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