Objects

Cousteau expedition, shipwreck cargo artifacts - 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
Measurements: 2" x 2"

Transport amphora fragment (neck and shoulders) covered in marine concretions, likely on board CALYPSO; retrieved from an ancient wrecksite during a Cousteau expedition in 1953. (CC)


HEE-SC-00218

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thumbnail Edgerton, Harold Eugene
American
1903-1990
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thumbnail Cousteau, Jacques-Yves
France
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Amphora
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