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691, The upper part of three warriors advancing, all helmeted; one with shield device of a griffin attacking a deer; one with a head on the corselet; one with a linen corselet and shield. 'The Horatii', but the middle one may be wounded, perhaps Aineias (see Würzburg for discussion).

  • Record Number: 40005185
  • Sub-database: Marlborough
  • Reference Number: 691
  • Material of Original Gem: Cornelian
  • Description: The upper part of three warriors advancing, all helmeted; one with shield device of a griffin attacking a deer; one with a head on the corselet; one with a linen corselet and shield. 'The Horatii', but the middle one may be wounded, perhaps Aineias (see Würzburg for discussion).
  • Last Recorded Collection: Bari, Museo Archeologico: 2017
  • Previous Collections:
    • Story-Maskelyne, M.H.: The Marlborough Gems (1870): no. 609
    • Boardman, J., Scarisbrick, D., Wagner C., Zwierlein-Diehl, E: The Marlborough Gems (2009): no. 691
  • Size: 15x14
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