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Grand Congloué cargo artifacts (France) - 1953

Major collection: Science & Technology
Named collection: Harold E. Edgerton Collection
Object type: color slide
Maker: Edgerton, Harold Eugene
Place made: France
Date made: 1953
Materials: 35mm film; cardboard
Site location: Marseille, France
Measurements: 2" x 2"

Man holds an ancient North African amphora upright in the back of a pick-up truck, on a busy street in Marseille, France. Parts of four additional amphoras visible in truck. Artifacts are from the Grand Congloué shipwreck excavation project. (CC)


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Related People

thumbnail Cousteau, Jacques-Yves
thumbnail Edgerton, Harold Eugene
1903-1990; electrical engineer; professor

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Grand Congloué
Grand Congloué

Related Subjects

Amphora -- Harold E. Edgerton Negative Collection subject term