Melos, Phylakopi: View of region III from N.

Department Archive
Collection BSA SPHS Image Collection
Reference No. BSA SPHS 01/1608.4078.1
Level Item
Description Glass negative, full plate size, a copy negative.
Dimensions 21.5 x 16 cm
Place Phylakopi
Melos Island
Dates 1896-1899
Creator The British School at Athens
Collection event Phylakopi Excavation 1896-1899
Scope and Content Part of a group of images from explorations and excavations on the island of Melos conducted by the British School at Athens from 1896 to 1899. The original description in the SPHS register reads: "Melos: view of regio III from N. (a) from well E., (b) from W., (c) from S., (d) excav. int. of regio I". Four negatives were assigned the same SPHS negative number, but all the views are different. Recorded in the SPHS register as 4078 (a).
Notes The dates are based on the excavation seasons at Phylakopi. "Regio" propbably stands for region. The three regions of the site are described in Smith, C. 1896/1897. "Excavations in Melos, 1897" BSA 3: 16. Region III occupied the north eastern areas of the site, corresponding to squares D 2-4 and E 3-4.