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T1098, ANCHISES, AENEAS, AND CREUSA IN AMAZEMENT AT THE MIRACULOUS FLAME THAT PLAYED ROUND THE HEAD OF ASCANIUS [AND THE STAR FALLING FROM THE SKY, DETERMINES TO QUIT TROY]

  • Record Number: 40001136
  • Sub-database: Poniatowski
  • Reference Number: T1098
  • Material of Original Gem: Cornelian
  • Description: ANCHISES, AENEAS, AND CREUSA IN AMAZEMENT AT THE MIRACULOUS FLAME THAT PLAYED ROUND THE HEAD OF ASCANIUS [AND THE STAR FALLING FROM THE SKY, DETERMINES TO QUIT TROY]
  • Inscription Greek: ΔΙΟΣΚΟΥΡΙΔΟΥ
  • Signature: Dioskourides
  • Last Recorded Collection: 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): 1098
  • Previous Collections:
    • Catalogue des pierres gravĂ©es antiques de S.A. le Prince Stanislas Poniatowski ([1830?]-1833): VII.17
    • Daktyliothek Poniatowski 1832, Antikensammlung Berlin: 280
    • Christie's, London: 1839-1150
  • Comments: CHRISTIE'S: SARDONYX
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