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T218, THE AMAZON MYRTO SEATED BY THE SIDE OF MERCURY, BY WHOM SHE BECAME THE MOTHER OF MYRTILUS, THE CELEBRATED ARM-BEARER OF OENOMAUS, FATHER OF HIPPODAMIA

  • Reference Number: T218
  • Description: THE AMAZON MYRTO SEATED BY THE SIDE OF MERCURY, BY WHOM SHE BECAME THE MOTHER OF MYRTILUS, THE CELEBRATED ARM-BEARER OF OENOMAUS, FATHER OF HIPPODAMIA
  • Inscription Greek: ΑΠΟΛΛΟΝΙΔΟΥ
  • Signature: Apollonides
  • Current Collection: Walters Art Museum, Baltimore: 42.1124
  • Previous Collections:
    • Catalogue des pierres graves antiques de S.A. le Prince Stanislas Poniatowski ([1830?]-1833): I.337
    • Christie's, London: 1839-2409
    • 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): 218
    • Scarisbrick, (Charles), Esq.
    • Christie's, London: May 16, 1861, lot 249
    • Walters, (Henry)
    • Sadie Jones (Mrs. Henry Walters): by inheritance 1931
  • Material: Amethyst
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