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T649, ERISICHTHON CUTTING DOWN THE SACRED OAK OF CERES [WITH A HATCHET, FROM WHENCE BLOOD IS FLOWING]], WHILE A DRYAD SEATED ON ITS BOUGHS IS DENOUNCING VENGEANCE AGAINST HIM

  • Record Number: 40000677
  • Sub-database: Poniatowski
  • Reference Number: T649
  • Material of Original Gem: Cornelian
  • Description: ERISICHTHON CUTTING DOWN THE SACRED OAK OF CERES [WITH A HATCHET, FROM WHENCE BLOOD IS FLOWING]], WHILE A DRYAD SEATED ON ITS BOUGHS IS DENOUNCING VENGEANCE AGAINST HIM
  • Inscription Greek: ΚΡΟΜΟΥ
  • Signature: Kromos
  • Last Recorded Collection: Unknown
  • Previous Collections:
    • Catalogue des pierres gravĂ©es antiques de S.A. le Prince Stanislas Poniatowski ([1830?]-1833): IV.246
    • Christie's, London: 1839-2458
    • 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): 649
    • Monson, (Lord)
    • Christie's, London: June 9, 1851, lot 228
    • Sharp, (Samuel)
    • Sotheby's, London: 5 April 1883: lot 47
  • Comments: Photo and impression: R. Schmidt
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