Rhitsona [ancient Mycalessus]: Vases

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Collection BSA SPHS Image Collection
Reference No. BSA SPHS 01/0014.A25.1
Level Item
Description The glass negative is a quarter plate size, a copy negative.
Condition Black paint around the drawing to mask imperfections.
Dimensions 10.5 x 8 cm
Place Rhitsona
Dates 1907
Creator The Society for the Promotion of Hellenic Studies
Collection event Rhitsona Excavation 1907-1909
Scope and Content Part of a group of images from the British School at Athens excavations at Rhitsona in Boeotia in 1907 and 1908. The image shows two vases from Rhitsona in Boeotia, marked A and B on the negative, presumably for publication. The original description in the SPHS negative register reads: "Rhitsona vases. (BSA. XIV.pl.8)" Listed as a Colour Slide in the SPHS negative register (A series), but the negative is black and white.
Notes Date based on the excavation of Rhitsona (ancient Mycalessus) and its publication. The A series of negatives were created for colour slides produced from a colour drawings by 1913. However, the extant negatives marked in the A series are black and white. Marked as A 25a.
Related records [BSA SPHS 01/0015.A25.2], Rhitsona [ancient Mycalessus]: Vases, 1907
Reference 1908. BSA 14: pl. VIII. Link to article
1913 JHS 33: Catalogue of Slides. 11.SPHS A.25a. Link to article
1913 JHS 33: Catalogue of Slides. 115.SPHS A.25a. Link to article