Palaikastro: Larnax

Department Archive
Collection BSA SPHS Image Collection
Reference No. BSA SPHS 03/3674.8786
Level Item
Description Glass lantern slide, standard 3.25 x 3.25 inch square.
Dimensions 8 x 8 cm
Place Roussolakkos: Block Π
Dates 1904
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: larnax".
Notes Date based on the discovery of a painted tub larnax in block Π, room 18 in the third season of excavation. A side view of this larnax: BSA SPHS 01/4248.8806 (see related record).
Related records [BSA SPHS 01/5058.8786], Palaikastro: Larnax, 1904
[BSA SPHS 01/4248.8806], Palaikastro: Larnax, 1904
[BSA SPHS 01/4257.8815], Palaikastro: Larnax, 1904
Reference 1913 JHS 33: Catalogue of Slides. 60.SPHS 8786. Link to article
The unpublished objects from the Palaikastro excavations, 1902-1906, Part I. 1: pl. XXXIV.