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Shipwreck artifact, Mahdia (Tunisia) - 1954
Named collection: Harold E. Edgerton Collection
Object type: color slide
Maker: Edgerton, Harold Eugene
Place made: United States
Date made: 1954
Materials: 35mm film; metallised cardboard?
Site location: Mahdia, Tunisia
Measurements: 2" x 2"
Marble statue head from the ancient Roman wrecksite at Mahdia, Tunisia, visited by a Cousteau expedition in 1954. (CC)