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339, A fully armed warrior raises an arm, holding his sword, over his head, looking away. Facing him is a naked Apollo, with bladric, with a hand raised to him and holding his bow. Behind him a warrior with shield escapes through an arch in an ashlar wall. Ground line.

  • Record Number: 40004875
  • Sub-database: Marlborough
  • Reference Number: 339
  • Period of Original Gem: 1st cent. BC.
  • Material of Original Gem: Red beryl
  • Description: A fully armed warrior raises an arm, holding his sword, over his head, looking away. Facing him is a naked Apollo, with bladric, with a hand raised to him and holding his bow. Behind him a warrior with shield escapes through an arch in an ashlar wall. Ground line.
  • Last Recorded Collection: Walters Art Museum, Baltimore: 42.1059
  • Previous Collections:
    • Story-Maskelyne, M.H.: The Marlborough Gems (1870): no. 344
    • Boardman, J., Scarisbrick, D., Wagner C., Zwierlein-Diehl, E: The Marlborough Gems (2009): no. 339
  • Size: 25x22
  • Comments: Set in a modern ring.
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