Sikinos (town): Wall

Department Archive
Collection BSA SPHS Image Collection
Reference No. BSA SPHS 01/0994.2810
Level Item
Description Film negative, approximately half plate size, an original negative.
Condition Over exposed on the centre bottom.
Dimensions 16.5 x 12 cm
Place Síkinos
Sikinos Island
Dates 1907
Donor/Creator Wace, Mr Alan John Bayard
Project Dodecanese & Cyclades 1906-1907
Scope and Content Part of a collection of images from Wace and Dawkins' travels to the Dodecanese and the Cyclades between 1906 and 1907, primarily to collect textiles. The original description in the SPHS register reads: "Sikinos: wall".
Notes Date based on Wace's travels to the Cyclades in 1907 with Dawkins for the primary purpose of collecting textiles. Mentioned in A. French, 'The Greek Embroidery Collecting of Dawkins and Wace' pp. 77-90 in M. Llewellyn Smith et al. 2009 Scholars. Travels, Archives: Greek History and Culture Through the British School at Athens, page 79 note 12 which references Dawkins' unpublished autobiography written in 1950.