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Shipwreck cargo artifacts - Jacques Cousteau on expedition, 1953 (?)

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

JacquesCousteau balances a tall North African (Carthaginian) amphora on the deck, while a man and a boy crouch near several partial amphoras and sherds by his feet; at sea, in the environs of Scylla, Calabria (Sicilian Channel). (CC)


HEE-SC-01219

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