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T533, MELEAGER, SWORD IN HAND, ATTACKING THE TWO BROTHERS OF ALTHAEA, WHO HAD CARRIED OFF THE BOAR'S HEAD FROM ATALANTA, KILLS THEM [ONE OF THE SONS OF ATREUS HAS SEIZED ATALANTA BY THE SHOULDER]

  • Record Number: 40000562
  • Sub-database: Poniatowski
  • Reference Number: T533
  • Material of Original Gem: Cornelian
  • Description: MELEAGER, SWORD IN HAND, ATTACKING THE TWO BROTHERS OF ALTHAEA, WHO HAD CARRIED OFF THE BOAR'S HEAD FROM ATALANTA, KILLS THEM [ONE OF THE SONS OF ATREUS HAS SEIZED ATALANTA BY THE SHOULDER]
  • Inscription Greek: ΓΝΑΙΟΣ
  • Signature: Gnaios
  • Last Recorded Collection: Unknown
  • Previous Collections:
    • Catalogue des pierres gravĂ©es antiques de S.A. le Prince Stanislas Poniatowski ([1830?]-1833): IV.88
    • Christie's, London: 1839-776
    • Daktyliothek Poniatowski 1832, Antikensammlung Berlin: 146
    • Monson, (Lord)
    • 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): 533
    • Christie's, London: June 9, 1851, lot 31
    • Sharp, (Samuel)
    • Sotheby's, London: 5 April 1883: lot 18
    • AntichitĂ  Alberto Di Castro, Rome
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