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Grand Congloué shipwreck cargo artifacts (France) - Ferdinand Lallemand, Simone Cousteau, ca. 1953-54

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

Simone Cousteau and Ferdinand Lallemand handle dozens of black ceramic dishes (black Campanian ware) stacked on board CALYPSO, during a Cousteau expedition. The artifacts were likely retrieved from the ancient shipwreck site at Grand Congloué in SE France in 1953 or 1954. (CC)


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