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T633, THESEUS CHAINED [TO THE GATE OF TARTARUS], WHILE CERBERUS IS TEARING PIRITHOUS

  • Record Number: 40000661
  • Sub-database: Poniatowski
  • Reference Number: T633
  • Material of Original Gem: Cornelian
  • Description: THESEUS CHAINED [TO THE GATE OF TARTARUS], WHILE CERBERUS IS TEARING PIRITHOUS
  • Inscription Greek: ΠΑΜΦΙΛΟΣ
  • Signature: Pamphilos
  • Last Recorded Collection: Unknown
  • Previous Collections:
    • Catalogue des pierres gravĂ©es antiques de S.A. le Prince Stanislas Poniatowski ([1830?]-1833): IV.223
    • Christie's, London: 1839-2371
    • 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): 633
    • Catalogue of A Rare Collection of Antique and Medieval Gems, (...) for the Charity Organization Society (...) of NY; Tiffany, 10.-16.3.1902: lot 973
  • Comments: THE VEINS IN THE CORNELIAN ARE HAPPILY APPLIED TO ASSIST THE SUBJECT. TIFFANY: ORIENTAL SARDONYX
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