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Archaeological sonar survey project, Motya cothon (Sicily, Italy) - 1971

Major collection: Science & Technology
Named collection: Harold E. Edgerton Collection
Object type: color slide
Maker: Edgerton, Harold Eugene
Place made: United States
Date made: 1971-08-
Materials: 35mm film; cardboard
Site location: Mozia, Sicily, Italy
Measurements: 2" x 2"

Dredging the sixth century BCE artificial "harbor" or drydock (cothon) on the Phoenician island-settlement of Motya (SW Sicily) as part of the archaeological survey conducted by Benedict J. E. Isserlin, which in 1971 included sonar surveying. (CC)


HEE-SC-01915

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thumbnail Isserlin, Benedict J. E.
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1903-1990
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