Sparta: Vase from Acropolis

Department Archive
Collection BSA SPHS Image Collection
Reference No. BSA SPHS 02/1/8110.A91
Level Item
Description Small print photograph pasted onto an index card, originally part of the SPHS image library catalogue.
Dimensions 16.5 x 11 cm (index card)
Place Sparta Acropolis
Ancient Sparta
Dates 1926
Donor/Creator The Society for the Promotion of Hellenic Studies
Project Sparta Excavation 1924-1927
Scope and Content Part of the collection of images, 1924-1927, of the British School at Athens excavations at Sparta, Laconia. This particular image depicts an object from the 1926 season. The original description in the SPHS register reads:"Sparta: 1926. Vase from Acropolis". Listed as a Colour Slide in the SPHS negative register (A series).
Notes Date of 1926 is listed in the SPHS register. 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. This index card is part of the BSA Sparta Theatre Collection, Waywell & Wilkes (Inventoried 2019).
Related records [BSA SPHS 01/0025.A91], Sparta: Vase from Acropolis, 1926
Reference 1926. BSA 28: 65, fig. 9. Link to article