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1839-420, THE APOTHEOSIS OF HERCULES, WHO IS SEATED UPON AN EAGLE, AND BEARING A FIGURE OF VICTORY

  • Record Number: 40001554
  • Sub-database: Poniatowski
  • Reference Number: 1839-420
  • Material of Original Gem: Cornelian
  • Description: THE APOTHEOSIS OF HERCULES, WHO IS SEATED UPON AN EAGLE, AND BEARING A FIGURE OF VICTORY
  • Inscription Greek: ΑΛΛΙΟΝΟΣ
  • Signature: Allion
  • Last Recorded Collection: Market: New York, Tom Swope Gallery
  • Previous Collections:
    • Catalogue des pierres gravĂ©es antiques de S.A. le Prince Stanislas Poniatowski ([1830?]-1833): II.378
    • Daktyliothek Poniatowski 1832, Antikensammlung Berlin: 129
    • Christie's, London: 1839-420
    • The Wellington Gems (1977) [London, Market, S.J. Phillips]: 412.2
  • Comments: SET IN A NECKLACE WITH TWELVE INTAGLIOS WHEN IT BELONGED TO WELLINGTON. NOW IN A BULGARI SETTING. @rethistle stopped by Tom Swope's Gallery and beautifully modeled the piece.
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