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1839-369, SARPEDON, WOUNDED, CARRIED BY TWO OF THE TROJAN WARRIORS OUT OF THE SCENE OF BATTLE, IS ENCOUNTERED BY HECTOR, WHO IS HASTENING TO THE CAMP ARMED WITH SPEAR AND SHIELD, AND IS ADDRESSING WORDS OF ENCOURAGEMENT TO HIS DYING FRIEND

  • Record Number: 40001527
  • Sub-database: Poniatowski
  • Reference Number: 1839-369
  • Material of Original Gem: Cornelian
  • Description: SARPEDON, WOUNDED, CARRIED BY TWO OF THE TROJAN WARRIORS OUT OF THE SCENE OF BATTLE, IS ENCOUNTERED BY HECTOR, WHO IS HASTENING TO THE CAMP ARMED WITH SPEAR AND SHIELD, AND IS ADDRESSING WORDS OF ENCOURAGEMENT TO HIS DYING FRIEND
  • Inscription Greek: ΠΥΡΓΟΤΕΛΕΣ ΕΠΟΙΕΙ
  • Signature: Pyrgoteles
  • Last Recorded Collection: Unknown
  • Previous Collections:
    • Catalogue des pierres gravĂ©es antiques de S.A. le Prince Stanislas Poniatowski ([1830?]-1833): V.321
    • Christie's, London: 1839-369
    • Northwick, Worcestershire
    • Mr. Phillips, Auction Offices, 73 New Bond Street, London: 4 August 1859, lot 711

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