Palaikastro: Larnax cart

Department Archive
Collection BSA SPHS Image Collection
Reference No. BSA SPHS 03/3675.8802
Level Item
Description Glass lantern slide, standard 3.25 x 3.25 inch square.
Dimensions 8 x 8 cm
Place Palaikastro: Salandari
Palaikastro
Dates 1902
Creator The British School at Athens
Collection event Palaikastro Excavation 1902-1906: Season 1902
Scope and Content Part of a group of images from the British School at Athens excavations at Palaikastro, Crete in the 1902-1905. The original description in the SPHS negative register reads: "Palaikastro: [larnax] cart".
Notes Date is based on the beginning of excavation at Palaikastro. According to the 1923 publication, The Unpublished objects from the Palaikastro Excavations, this object had been brought to the Museum by a local who was said to have found it in the gravel ridge east of the town of Palaikastro, possibly at the location of Salandri.
Related records [BSA SPHS 01/4244.8802], Palaikastro: Larnax cart, 1902
Reference Bosanquet, et al. 1923. The unpublished objects from the Palaikastro excavations 1902-1906. 1: 17, fig. 12.