Menu
Search
Main SiteGandhara ConnectionsVase Corpus (CVA Online)
Search

T498, THE BIRTH OF ADONIS IN THE MIDST OF THE NAIADS [WHO RECEIVE THE BODY OF THE TREE]

  • Record Number: 40000527
  • Sub-database: Poniatowski
  • Reference Number: T498
  • Material of Original Gem: Amethyst
  • Description: THE BIRTH OF ADONIS IN THE MIDST OF THE NAIADS [WHO RECEIVE THE BODY OF THE TREE]
  • Inscription Greek: ΔΙΟΣΚΟΥΡΙΔΟΥ
  • Signature: Dioskourides
  • Literary Source Record: Ovid, Metam.
  • Last Recorded Collection: Unknown
  • Previous Collections:
    • Catalogue des pierres gravĂ©es antiques de S.A. le Prince Stanislas Poniatowski ([1830?]-1833): IV.41
    • Christie's, London: 1839-1582
    • 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): 498
    • Monson, (Lord)
    • Christie's, London: June 9, 1851, lot 182

Link to this record using the address https://www.beazley.ox.ac.uk/record/AFC29A59-117D-4884-9D8E-931F7BB8BF80

Site map Copyright Accessibility Privacy statement Contact us
Gandhara Connections
Gandhara Connections on Facebook
Gandhara Connections on Twitter
Back to top