Athens: Roman Agora and Tower of the Winds

Department Archive
Collection BSA SPHS Image Collection
Reference No. BSA SPHS 01/0032.0152
Level Item
Description Glass negative, quarter plate size, a copy negative taken from a photographic print.
Condition Black tape and paint across the top of the image to mask the sky.
Dimensions 10.5 x 8 cm
Place Tower of the Winds
Athens Roman Agora
Dates Latest 1902
Donor/Creator The Society for the Promotion of Hellenic Studies
Scope and Content The original description in the SPHS register reads: "Athens: Oil market and Tower of the Winds".
Notes Possibly a commercial negative with the number "62" written in the lower left of the image. A matching caption for an image appears in the 1902 list of photographs of sites in the reference collection (p. lxx) and therefore probably dates no later than 1902.
Reference 1913 JHS 33: Catalogue of Slides. 37.SPHS 152. Link to article