Piraeus: View of the Fortress of Eetionea

Department Archive
Collection BSA SPHS Image Collection
Reference No. BSA SPHS 01/0117.1012
Level Item
Description Glass negative, quarter plate size, a copy negative taken from a photographic print.
Dimensions 10.5 x 8 cm
Place Eetioneia
Dates Latest 1904
Donor/Creator The Society for the Promotion of Hellenic Studies
Scope and Content The original description in the SPHS register reads: "Peiraeus: Eetionea, view".
Notes Hand-written text on the negative below the photograph: "The further of the two towers in No. 44, showing the entrance to the fort of Eetionea. Tower 16 ft. high, 30 ft. diameter; usual stones 4ft. 3 by 3ft. 2 with an intermediate large 5ft. 6 projecting." On the bottom of the photograph is printed "PIR 3" which may mean this is an English Photographic Company commercial photograph.
Reference 1904 JHS 24: Catalogue of Slides. xcviii.SPHS 1012. Link to article
1913 JHS 33: Catalogue of Slides. 39.SPHS 1012. Link to article