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T1201, MILO KILLING THE BULL [THESEUS CAPTURING THE BULL OF MARATHON; THE HERO UNARMED, IS HOLDING THE HORN OF THE BULL, WHICH HE HAS BROUGHT TO THE GROUND]

  • Record Number: 40001248
  • Sub-database: Poniatowski
  • Reference Number: T1201
  • Material of Original Gem: Cornelian
  • Description: MILO KILLING THE BULL [THESEUS CAPTURING THE BULL OF MARATHON; THE HERO UNARMED, IS HOLDING THE HORN OF THE BULL, WHICH HE HAS BROUGHT TO THE GROUND]
  • Inscription Greek: ΔΙΟΣΚΟΥΡΙΔΟΥ
  • Signature: Dioskourides
  • Last Recorded Collection: Market: Bertolami Fine Art, Auction: April 27th 2022, lot 369
  • Previous Collections:
    • Catalogue des pierres gravĂ©es antiques de S.A. le Prince Stanislas Poniatowski ([1830?]-1833): VIII.7.8
    • Daktyliothek Poniatowski 1832, Antikensammlung Berlin: 346
    • Christie's, London: 1839-2386
    • 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): 1201
    • Unknown
  • Comments: The colour version (possibly a glass copy of the original) on ebay 24 Jul, 2018, item location: Jacksonville, Florida, United State (buy it now US $2,000).
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