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T113, VENUS IN THE PALACE OF VULCAN CARESSING MARS TO DETAIN HIM

  • Record Number: 40000142
  • Sub-database: Poniatowski
  • Reference Number: T113
  • Material of Original Gem: Cornelian
  • Description: VENUS IN THE PALACE OF VULCAN CARESSING MARS TO DETAIN HIM
  • Inscription Greek: ΔΙΟΣΚΟΥΡΙΔΟΥ
  • Signature: Dioskourides
  • Literary Source Record: Apoll. Rh.
    Homer, Odyss.
  • 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): 113
  • Previous Collections:
    • Catalogue des pierres gravĂ©es antiques de S.A. le Prince Stanislas Poniatowski ([1830?]-1833): I.171
    • Christie's, London: 1839-2027
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