Athens: Abacus of Corinthian capital from the Olympieion

Department Archive
Collection BSA SPHS Image Collection
Reference No. BSA SPHS 01/1829.4568
Level Item
Description Film negative, approximately quarter plate size although approaching a square lantern slide size, an original negative.
Dimensions 8.5 x 8 cm
Place Olympeion
Dates Latest 1904
Donor/Creator Baker-Penoyre, Mr John ff.
Scope and Content The original description in the SPHS register reads: "Athens: Olympieion. Corinthian capital, abacus of".
Notes Latest date based on a group of images SPHS 4566 to 4588 of monuments of Athens and the vicinity by J. Baker-Penoyre, many of which were catalogued in the 1904 slide catalogue, although they may date earlier. The image appears in SPHS Lecture & Slide Set by D.S. Robertson (ca. 1924) Ancient Architecture, slide number 36.
Reference 1905 JHS 25: 1st accession to 1904 slide catalogue. lxiii.SPHS 4568. Link to article
1913 JHS 33: Catalogue of Slides. 37.SPHS 4568. Link to article
1913 JHS 33: Catalogue of Slides. 71.SPHS 4568. Link to article
1921 JHS 41: Slide Sets. lxii.SPHS 4568. Link to article