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T114, VENUS STEALING THE WEAPONS OF LOVE [SALMACIS AND LOVE]

  • Record Number: 40000143
  • Sub-database: Poniatowski
  • Reference Number: T114
  • Material of Original Gem: Amethyst
  • Description: VENUS STEALING THE WEAPONS OF LOVE [SALMACIS AND LOVE]
  • Inscription Greek: ΓΝΑΙΟΣ
  • Signature: Gnaios
  • Literary Source Record: Ovid, Metam.
  • Last Recorded Collection: Paris, Cabinet des médailles, Bibliothèque nationale de France: H 2879, inv 377
  • Previous Collections:
    • Catalogue des pierres gravées antiques de S.A. le Prince Stanislas Poniatowski ([1830?]-1833): I.172
    • Christie's, London: 1839-1861
    • 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): 114
    • Seguin, (Jean-Charles)
  • Size: 29x23
  • Comments: 2ND PICTURE: GREEN GLASS PASTE BY CHAVDAR CHUSHEV
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