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T1182, ALEXANDER CUTTING THE GORDIAN KNOT [BY WHICH THE CART IS TIED TO A PEDESTAL SUPPORTING A FIGURE OF JUPITER A PRIEST AND A WARRIOR ARE STANDING NEAR]

  • Record Number: 40001231
  • Sub-database: Poniatowski
  • Reference Number: T1182
  • Material of Original Gem: Cornelian
  • Description: ALEXANDER CUTTING THE GORDIAN KNOT [BY WHICH THE CART IS TIED TO A PEDESTAL SUPPORTING A FIGURE OF JUPITER A PRIEST AND A WARRIOR ARE STANDING NEAR]
  • Inscription Greek: ΔΙΟΣΚΟΥΡΙΔΟΥ
  • Signature: Dioskourides
  • Attributed To:
  • Last Recorded Collection: Private Collection: Lausanne
  • Previous Collections:
    • Catalogue des pierres gravĂ©es antiques de S.A. le Prince Stanislas Poniatowski ([1830?]-1833): VIII.1.68
    • Christie's, London: 1839-718
    • 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): 1182
    • Calandrelli drawing, Antikensammlung Berlin: A.III.51
    • Wagner, C.; Boardman, J.: A Collection of Classical and Eastern Intaglios, Rings and Cameos (2003): NO.662
    • Platz-Horster,G.: L'antica maniera. Zeichnungen und Gemmen des Giovanni Calandrelli in der Antikensammlung Berlin (2005): P.66
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