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T916, HECTOR ENGAGING TO REWARD THE SPY, DOLON [HECTOR RECEIVING THE PROMISE OF DOLON (WHICH HE CONFORMS BY TOUCHING THE SCEPTRE OF HECTOR) TO GO AS A SPY INTO THE GRECIAN CAMP. THE SON OF EUMEDES HAS A WOLF'S SKIN OVER HIS SHOULDERS, AND HOLDS A SPEAR IN HIS HAND]

  • Record Number: 40000954
  • Sub-database: Poniatowski
  • Reference Number: T916
  • Material of Original Gem: Cornelian
  • Description: HECTOR ENGAGING TO REWARD THE SPY, DOLON [HECTOR RECEIVING THE PROMISE OF DOLON (WHICH HE CONFORMS BY TOUCHING THE SCEPTRE OF HECTOR) TO GO AS A SPY INTO THE GRECIAN CAMP. THE SON OF EUMEDES HAS A WOLF'S SKIN OVER HIS SHOULDERS, AND HOLDS A SPEAR IN HIS HAND]
  • Inscription Greek: ΣΟΛΩΝΟΣ
  • Signature: Solon
  • Last Recorded Collection: Unknown
  • Previous Collections:
    • Catalogue des pierres gravĂ©es antiques de S.A. le Prince Stanislas Poniatowski ([1830?]-1833): V.278
    • Christie's, London: 1839-367
    • 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): 916
    • Sharp, (Samuel)
    • Sotheby's, London: 5 April 1883: lot 67

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