Objects

Shipwreck artifacts - museum visit, Cousteau expedition, 1954 (?)

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"

JacquesCousteau (barely visible) touches a large display of concreted bronze coins recovered from a mid-third century AD shipwreck found in the gulf of Ciotat, France. (CC)


HEE-SC-01232

Related People

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