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T1009, ULYSSES A SUPPLIANT BEFORE ALCINOUS, AND HIS QUEEN ARETE [WHICH ENTREATY THE KING IS ANSWERING, BY COMMANDING A CUP-BEARER, WHO STANDS BEHIND THEM TO FILL A CUP OF WINE FOR HIS REFRESHMENT]

  • Record Number: 40001048
  • Sub-database: Poniatowski
  • Reference Number: T1009
  • Material of Original Gem: Cornelian
  • Description: ULYSSES A SUPPLIANT BEFORE ALCINOUS, AND HIS QUEEN ARETE [WHICH ENTREATY THE KING IS ANSWERING, BY COMMANDING A CUP-BEARER, WHO STANDS BEHIND THEM TO FILL A CUP OF WINE FOR HIS REFRESHMENT]
  • Inscription Greek: ΑΣΠΑΣΙΟΥ
  • Signature: Aspasios
  • Last Recorded Collection: 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): 1009
  • Previous Collections:
    • Catalogue des pierres gravĂ©es antiques de S.A. le Prince Stanislas Poniatowski ([1830?]-1833): VI.24
    • Daktyliothek Poniatowski 1832, Antikensammlung Berlin: 254
    • Christie's, London: 1839-540
  • Comments: CHRISTIE'S: SARDONYX
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