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508, A warrior wearing pilos helmet, shield and loose cloak, holds by the hair an Amazon, collapsing on to her shield. She wears a short chiton with cross straps. Beyond, her leaping harnessed horse. Ground line.

  • Record Number: 40004857
  • Sub-database: Marlborough
  • Reference Number: 508
  • Material of Original Gem: Sardonyx
  • Description: A warrior wearing pilos helmet, shield and loose cloak, holds by the hair an Amazon, collapsing on to her shield. She wears a short chiton with cross straps. Beyond, her leaping harnessed horse. Ground line.
  • Last Recorded Collection: Unknown
  • Previous Collections:
    • Story-Maskelyne, M.H.: The Marlborough Gems (1870): no. 327
    • Boardman, J., Scarisbrick, D., Wagner C., Zwierlein-Diehl, E: The Marlborough Gems (2009): no. 508
  • Shape: Cameo
  • Size: 29x23
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