Mycenae: Fresco painting from the LHIII palace hearth layer

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Collection SPHS BSA Image Collection
Reference No. BSA SPHS 01/3267.C0367
Level Item
Description The glass negative is a quarter plate size, a copy negative taken from a drawing.
Dimensions 10.5 x 8 cm
Place Mycenae: Palace
Ancient Mycenae
Dates 1921
Creator The British School at Athens
Collection event Mycenae Excavation 1920-1923: Season 1921
Scope and Content Part of a collection of images of the BSA's 1920s excavations at Mycenae. The original description in the SPHS negative register reads: "Mycenae: fresco painting, palace hearth layer LHIII". Recorded in the register as from the 1921 season.
Notes Date is the year listed in the description of the image in the SPHS register. The drawing is headed with the caption: "No. 3 Layer".
Related records [MYC 3/2/30], Various Patterns Painted on Stucco of the Hearth, 1920-1923
[MYC 3/2/37/1], Painted Stucco from the 6th Layer of Hearth in the Palace Megaron, 1921-1923
[MYC 3/2/37/4], Step of Painted Stucco from Western Portal with Spiral Design, 1921-1923
Reference 1921. BSA 25: Pl. XLI.3a-d. Link to article
1936 Exhibition Catalogue. 49.No. 115a, b.