Palaikastro: Pottery Rhyta

Department Archive
Collection BSA SPHS Image Collection
Reference No. BSA SPHS 01/0240.1463
Level Item
Description Glass negative, quarter plate size, a copy negative taken from a photograph.
Dimensions 11 x 8 cm
Place Roussolakkos: Block Δ
Dates 1903
Donor/Creator The British School at Athens
Project Palaikastro Excavation 1902-1906
Scope and Content Part of a group of images from the British School at Athens excavations at Palaikastro, Crete in the 1902-1905. The original description in the SPHS negative register reads: "Palaikastro: pottery fillers".
Notes Date is based on the second season of excavation at Palaikastro and the publication of the image. Filler is an old term applied to the pottery shape of the rhyton. The image is duplicated in slide format in the Ashmolean Lantern Slide Teaching Collection, Oxford University, catalogue number XJ172 as "L.M.II rhyton, octopus: Palaikastro". A photograph of the actual rhyta on appears in related record BSA SPHS 01/4235.8782.
Related records [BSA SPHS 03/0241.1463], Palaikastro: Pottery Rhyta, 1903
[BSA SPHS 01/3835.7305], Palaikastro: Drawings of L.M. octopus flask, jug with papyrus design and three rhyta, 1902-1906
[BSA SPHS 01/4235.8782], Palaikastro: Pottery rhyta, 1903
Reference 1902. BSA 9: 311, fig. 9. Link to article
1902. BSA 9: 311, fig. 10. Link to article
1904 JHS 24: Catalogue of Slides. civ.SPHS 1463. Link to article
1913 JHS 33: Catalogue of Slides. 60.SPHS 1463. Link to article
1913 JHS 33: Slide Lists. 149.SPHS 1463. Link to article