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T1177, ARISTODEMUS KILLING HIMSELF AT THE TOMB OF HIS DAUGHTER [LYCUS, HAVING PLUNGED HIS SWORD INTO HIS SIDE, IS SINKING DOWN ON AN ALTAR]

  • Record Number: 40001226
  • Sub-database: Poniatowski
  • Reference Number: T1177
  • Material of Original Gem: Amethyst
  • Description: ARISTODEMUS KILLING HIMSELF AT THE TOMB OF HIS DAUGHTER [LYCUS, HAVING PLUNGED HIS SWORD INTO HIS SIDE, IS SINKING DOWN ON AN ALTAR]
  • Inscription Greek: ΠΥΡΓΟΤΕΛΕΣ ΔΙΡΚΕ
  • Signature: Pyrgoteles
  • Last Recorded Collection: 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): 1177
  • Previous Collections:
    • Catalogue des pierres gravĂ©es antiques de S.A. le Prince Stanislas Poniatowski ([1830?]-1833): VIII.1.60
    • Christie's, London: 1839-226
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