Athens Stoa [Library] of Hadrian

Department Archive
Collection BSA SPHS Image Collection
Reference No. BSA SPHS 01/1515.3939
Level Item
Description Glass negative, quarter plate size, a copy negative taken from a photograph.
Dimensions 10.5 x 8 cm
Place Stoa of Hadrian
Dates Latest 1913
Donor/Creator The Society for the Promotion of Hellenic Studies
Scope and Content The original description in the SPHS register reads: "Stoa of Hadrian".
Notes Latest date is based on inclusion in the 1913 SPHS slide catalogue.. This was the area of the old Monastiraki marketplace (agora). Caption written below the photograph has been cropped right and left, but reads: "...facade of the Stoa of Hadrian [...] A.D. [...] munificent though rather tasteless patron of Athens. A stoa was a [...] businesses attached. This is the exterior; business was [...]. The columns are Corinthian style".
Reference 1913 JHS 33: Catalogue of Slides. 37.SPHS 3939. Link to article
1913 JHS 33: Catalogue of Slides. 82.SPHS 3939. Link to article