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T898, TELAMON AJAX DEFENDING THE SHIPS [AJAX, DEFENDING HIS SHIP, HAVING HAD HIS SPEAR CUT IN TWO BY THE SWORD OF HECTOR, WHO, WITH ANOTHER TROJAN, IS SETTING FIRE TO THE SHIP]

  • Record Number: 40000936
  • Sub-database: Poniatowski
  • Reference Number: T898
  • Material of Original Gem: Cornelian
  • Description: TELAMON AJAX DEFENDING THE SHIPS [AJAX, DEFENDING HIS SHIP, HAVING HAD HIS SPEAR CUT IN TWO BY THE SWORD OF HECTOR, WHO, WITH ANOTHER TROJAN, IS SETTING FIRE TO THE SHIP]
  • 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): V.244
    • Christie's, London: 1839-994
    • 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): 898
    • Monson, (Lord)
    • Christie's, London: June 9, 1851, lot 245
    • Sharp, (Samuel)
    • Sotheby's, London: 5 April 1883: lot 72
  • Comments: CHRISTIE'S: AMETHYST

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