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T390, HERCULES KILLING BUSIRIS [ HAVING SLAIN THE SON AND ATTENDANTS, HERCULES IS DRAGGING HIM BY HIS HAIR TOWARDS THE ALTAR, ON WHICH HE HAD SACRIFICED THE STRANGERS VISITING EGYPT ]

  • Record Number: 40000420
  • Sub-database: Poniatowski
  • Reference Number: T390
  • Material of Original Gem: Cornelian
  • Description: HERCULES KILLING BUSIRIS [ HAVING SLAIN THE SON AND ATTENDANTS, HERCULES IS DRAGGING HIM BY HIS HAIR TOWARDS THE ALTAR, ON WHICH HE HAD SACRIFICED THE STRANGERS VISITING EGYPT ]
  • Inscription Greek: ΑΠΟΛΛΟΝΙΔΟΥ
  • Signature: Apollonides
  • 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): 390
  • Previous Collections:
    • Catalogue des pierres gravĂ©es antiques de S.A. le Prince Stanislas Poniatowski ([1830?]-1833): II.273
    • Christie's, London: 1839-783
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