Cyprus: Monoliths by the Sea near the village of Kouklia

Department Archive
Collection BSA SPHS Image Collection
Reference No. BSA SPHS 01/0200.1394
Level Item
Description Glass negative, quarter plate plate size, a copy negative taken from a publication.
Dimensions 10.5 x 8 cm
Place Kouklia
Dates 1888
Donor/Creator Gardner, Professor Ernest Arthur
Project Cyprus Expedition Fund 1888-1890
Scope and Content Part of a group of images from the BSA Paphos-Kouklia (Cyprus) Excavation 1887-1888. The original description in the SPHS register reads: "Cyprus: Monoliths by the sea. Old Paphos. Devia Cypria".
Notes Date is based on the excavation. Although the donor of the image to the SPHS was listed as E.A. Gardner, the photograph is attributed to R. Elsey Smith and is photographed from Devia Cypria by D. G. Hogarth. The caption below the photograph on the negative reads "Monoliths near Kuklia; Oxford University Press". Other Collections: The image is duplicated in slide format in the Ashmolean Lantern Slide Teaching Collection, Oxford University, catalogue number XM13 as "Cyprus: Paphos, perforated stones".
Reference Hogarth, D.G. 1889. Devia Cypria. facing 46.
1897 JHS 17: Catalogue of Slides. lxiii.Fc 1. Link to article
1904 JHS 24: Catalogue of Slides. xci.SPHS 1394. Link to article