Sparta, Sanctuary of Artemis Orthia: Terracotta figurine heads

Department Archive
Collection BSA SPHS Image Collection
Reference No. BSA SPHS 02/2/7815.6773
Level Item
Description Large photograph pasted onto a card with SPHS catalogue information on reverse.
Dimensions Card: 23 x 28cm
Place Sparta Sanctuary of Artemis Orthia
Ancient Sparta
Dates 1906-1908
Donor/Creator The British School at Athens
Project Sparta Excavation 1906-1910
Scope and Content Part of the collection of images, 1906-1910, of the British School at Athens excavations at Sparta, Laconia. The original description in the SPHS register reads: "Sparta: terracotta figurine heads (B.S.A.xiv.p.48)".
Notes Date range is based on the reference in the caption which refers to page 48 in the publication of the terracotta figurines from the Sanctuary of Artemis Orthia from the first three seasons of excavation in 1908. Description on reverse reads: "Sparta. Orthia. Terracotta Figurines (heads) cf. BSA XIV p. 48ff."
Related records [BSA SPHS 01/2491.6773], Sparta, Sanctuary of Artemis Orthia: Terracotta figurine heads, 1906-1908
[BSA SPHS 02/2/8301.NN11], Sparta, Sanctuary of Artemis Orthia: Female terracotta heads and miniature masks, 1906-1910
Reference 1908. BSA 14: 61, fig. 5. Link to article
Dawkins, R.M. 1929. The sanctuary of Artemis Orthia at Sparta. pl. XXXVIII.