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T643, THISBE PURSUED BY A LION [ DROPPING HER VEIL, WHICH THE ANIMAL IS SEIZING IN HIS MOUTH ]

  • Record Number: 40000671
  • Sub-database: Poniatowski
  • Reference Number: T643
  • Material of Original Gem: Cornelian
  • Description: THISBE PURSUED BY A LION [ DROPPING HER VEIL, WHICH THE ANIMAL IS SEIZING IN HIS MOUTH ]
  • Inscription Greek: ΓΝΑΙΟΣ
  • Signature: Gnaios
  • Last Recorded Collection: Private Collection: Oxford, C. Wagner
  • Previous Collections:
    • Catalogue des pierres gravĂ©es antiques de S.A. le Prince Stanislas Poniatowski ([1830?]-1833): IV.236
    • Christie's, London: 1839-1097
    • 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): 643
    • Monson, (Lord)
    • Christie's, London: 27.06.1854; lot 21
    • Sharp, (Samuel)
    • Sotheby's, London: 5 April 1883: lot 53
  • Comments: CHRISTIE'S: NO MATERIAL OR INSCR.
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