Objects

Shipwreck artifacts (France?) - Bob Edgerton, 1955

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

Bob Edgerton on board CALYPSO in 1955 with several shipwreck artifacts, including a heavily encrusted object (oval with three side rings), and a metal anchor collar at his feet. (CC) (The collar held the wooden anchor shaft and two flanking arms in place in an arrow-like position.)


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