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Archaeological sonar survey, Helike (Aigion, Greece) - 1980

Major collection: Science & Technology
Named collection: Harold E. Edgerton Collection
Object type: color slide
Maker: Edgerton, Harold Eugene
Place made: United States
Date made: 1980-01
Materials: 35mm film; cardboard
Site location: Aigion, Greece
Measurements: 2" x 2"

Rounded rock (held next to golf ball for size), retrieved from a submerged area where a "bump" anomaly was recorded during archaeological sonar surveys, searching for the lost ancient city of Helike; near Aigion, Greece. (CC)


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