Cretan potter at Work

Department Archive
Collection BSA SPHS Image Collection
Reference No. BSA SPHS 01/5001.7594
Level Item
Description Glass negative, half plate size, a copy negative.
Condition Chipped at bottom
Dimensions 16 x 12 cm
Place Pediada District
Dates 1901-1905
Donor/Creator The British School at Athens
Bosanquet, Professor Robert Carr
Scope and Content The original description in the SPHS negative register reads:Pediadha: Cretan potter at work".
Notes Possible dates is based on R.C. Bosanquet's work at in Crete (Praisos and Petras in 1901; Palaekastro from 1902-5). The date of the images is no later than 1909 based on its inclusion in the 1909 accession of slides. The image was also used for the 1936 Exhibition of Minoan Civilization and the first 50 years work of the BSA at Burlington House in London.
Reference 1909 JHS 29: 5th accession to 1904 slide catalogue. lxxx.SPHS 7594. Link to article
1913 JHS 33: Catalogue of Slides. 26.SPHS 7594. Link to article
1936 Exhibition Catalogue. 87.No. 394a.