Shipwreck artifact, Cousteau expedition, Mahdia (Tunisia) - 1954
Named collection: Harold E. Edgerton Collection
Object type: color slide
Maker: Edgerton, Harold Eugene
Materials: 35mm film; glass; tape
Site location: Mahdia, Tunisia
Measurements: 2" x 2"
Unidentified woman at sea holds thick piece of ship timber with protruding nail, an artifact from the ancient Roman shipwreck at Mahdia, Tunisia, during a Cousteau expedition to the site in 1954. (CC)