Menu
Search
Main SiteGandhara ConnectionsVase Corpus (CVA Online)
Search

T1094, THE SHADE OF HECTOR APPEARING TO AENEAS IN HIS SLEEP [THE NIGHT WHICH CLOSED THE FATE OF TROY, TO WARN HIM OF THE DANGER, AND TO URGE HIS REMOVING TO A PLACE OF SAFETY THE LARES AND THE OBJECTS SACRED TO THE WORSHIP OF VESTA]

  • Record Number: 40001132
  • Sub-database: Poniatowski
  • Reference Number: T1094
  • Material of Original Gem: Sardonyx
  • Description: THE SHADE OF HECTOR APPEARING TO AENEAS IN HIS SLEEP [THE NIGHT WHICH CLOSED THE FATE OF TROY, TO WARN HIM OF THE DANGER, AND TO URGE HIS REMOVING TO A PLACE OF SAFETY THE LARES AND THE OBJECTS SACRED TO THE WORSHIP OF VESTA]
  • Inscription Greek: ΔΙΟΚΛΕΟΥ
  • Signature: Diokleos
  • Last Recorded Collection: Private collection
  • Previous Collections:
    • Catalogue des pierres gravĂ©es antiques de S.A. le Prince Stanislas Poniatowski ([1830?]-1833): VII.13
    • Christie's, London: 1839-692
    • 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): 1094
  • Comments: Sold by White's Auctions, April 5, 2016, Middleboro, MA, USA for $825; for sale by Bruschini Tanca Antichita (in 2018: 11,676.33 Eur) https://www.1stdibs.com/jewelry/necklaces/pendant-necklaces/prince-poniatowski-collection-sardonyx-gold-intaglio-pendant-circa-1815/id-j_3165423/?utm_medium=cpc&utm_source=criteo&utm_campaign=display_uk-pdp-criteo-non-exclusive&utm_content=mt¤cy=gbp. Mounted in the original gold carved frame with black enamel, stamped with the Papal hallmark of the city of Rome and the goldsmith and jeweller Luigi Mascelli (1804-1825).
Image Image Image Image Image Image Image

Link to this record using the address https://www.beazley.ox.ac.uk/record/1CC5364A-EAA5-4EAC-AB83-C506B4E9D0B3

Site map Copyright Accessibility Privacy statement Contact us
Gandhara Connections
Gandhara Connections on Facebook
Gandhara Connections on Twitter
Back to top