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Shipwreck expedition, Antikythera (Greece) - 1953 or 1955

Major collection: Science & Technology
Named collection: Harold E. Edgerton Collection
Object type: color slide
Maker: Edgerton, Harold Eugene
Place made: France
Date made: 1953-1955
Materials: 35mm film; cardboard; transparent film sleeve
Site location: Greece
Measurements: 2" x 2"

Man on board CALYPSO holds an ancient marine-encrusted amphora retrieved from the Antikythera shipwreck area, investigated by Jacques Cousteau in 1953 or 1955. (CC)


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Related People

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

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Amphora -- Harold E. Edgerton Negative Collection subject term