Mycenae: Boar's Tusk fragments from Tomb 515, Kalkani Cemetery

Department Archive
Collection SPHS BSA Image Collection
Reference No. BSA SPHS 01/3301.C0469
Level Item
Description The glass negative is a quarter plate size, a copy negative taken from a drawing with black paint around the objects.
Dimensions 10.5 x 8 cm
Place Mycenae: Kalkani Cemetery
Ancient Mycenae
Dates 1922
Creator The British School at Athens
Collection event Mycenae Excavation 1920-1923: Season 1922
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: Tomb 515, ivory fragments". Recorded in the register as from the 1922 season.
Notes Date is the year listed in the description of the image in the SPHS register. The fragments of boar's tusks appear in the bottom half of the pl. XXX in The Chamber Tombs at Mycenae.
Reference Wace, A.J. 1932. Chamber tombs at Mycenae. 82: pl. XXX (Bottom).