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407, A dancing satyr, head, one arm and leg thrown back, holding a thyrsos and kantharos, an animal skin over one arm. A crater on its side on the ground line.

  • Record Number: 40004745
  • Sub-database: Marlborough
  • Reference Number: 407
  • Period of Original Gem: 18th cent.
  • Material of Original Gem: Cornelian
  • Description: A dancing satyr, head, one arm and leg thrown back, holding a thyrsos and kantharos, an animal skin over one arm. A crater on its side on the ground line.
  • Last Recorded Collection: Unknown
  • Previous Collections:
    • Story-Maskelyne, M.H.: The Marlborough Gems (1870): no. 218
    • Boardman, J., Scarisbrick, D., Wagner C., Zwierlein-Diehl, E: The Marlborough Gems (2009): no. 407
  • Size: 16x13
  • Comments: Mounted in a ring enamelled with thyrsoi and vines (see King 1861, 317).
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