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616, A. Hermes with petasos and winged caduceus, a cock before him, a tree behind. Ground line. B. ?An astrological medley?. A naked woman (Venus?), light dress around her body, holding up scales, her hand stretched down towards a Cupid who jumps up to her; to the left his bow and quiver. The symbols in the field are astrological?Libra, Venus, Sagittarius?, Capricorn?

  • Record Number: 40004696
  • Sub-database: Marlborough
  • Reference Number: 616
  • Description: A. Hermes with petasos and winged caduceus, a cock before him, a tree behind. Ground line. B. ?An astrological medley?. A naked woman (Venus?), light dress around her body, holding up scales, her hand stretched down towards a Cupid who jumps up to her; to the left his bow and quiver. The symbols in the field are astrological?Libra, Venus, Sagittarius?, Capricorn?
  • Last Recorded Collection: Unknown
  • Previous Collections:
    • Story-Maskelyne, M.H.: The Marlborough Gems (1870): no. 171 and 277
    • Boardman, J., Scarisbrick, D., Wagner C., Zwierlein-Diehl, E: The Marlborough Gems (2009): no. 616
  • Size: 13x10
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