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T1123, MURDER OF DEIPHOBUS [BY MENELAUS AND ULYSSES, WHO ARE ATTACKING HIM WITH THEIR SWORDS, HE IS LYING UNARMED ON THE GROUND, AND VAINLY ENDEAVOURING TO PROTECT HIMSELF BY DRAWING HIS SHORT MANTLE OVER HIM]

  • Record Number: 40001161
  • Sub-database: Poniatowski
  • Reference Number: T1123
  • Material of Original Gem: Sardonyx
  • Description: MURDER OF DEIPHOBUS [BY MENELAUS AND ULYSSES, WHO ARE ATTACKING HIM WITH THEIR SWORDS, HE IS LYING UNARMED ON THE GROUND, AND VAINLY ENDEAVOURING TO PROTECT HIMSELF BY DRAWING HIS SHORT MANTLE OVER HIM]
  • Inscription Greek: ΔΙΟΣΚΟΥΡΙΔΟΥ
  • Signature: Dioskourides
  • Last Recorded Collection: Unknown
  • Previous Collections:
    • Catalogue des pierres gravĂ©es antiques de S.A. le Prince Stanislas Poniatowski ([1830?]-1833): V.380
    • Christie's, London: 1839-670
    • 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): 1123
    • Monson, (Lord)
    • Christie's, London: June 9, 1851, lot 142
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