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Mycenae 1953 Lisa Wace, 1953

Reference Code: GBR/3437/MCNE/1/1/53
Mycenae 1953 Lisa Wace
Mycenae 1953 Lisa Wace

Scope and Contents

1953 Excavation Notebook for House of the Oil Merchant (HOM), including annex, and the Cyclopean Terrace Building (CTB), compiled by E. B. (Lisa) Wace. Daily account of excavation of HOM at front (majority of notebook) and CTB at back, interspersed with corresponding papse notes throughout and some sketch plans.
10 inserts: 1 hand drawn plan in ink traced from a 1952 drawing; 3 printed plan and section drawings of HOM; 2 plans in ink on blue drafting linen of HOM; 4 leaves typescript notes copied from J. M. Dow's 1952 notebook with annotations handwritten in ink.


  • Creation: 1953



1 notebook(s) (1 notebook)

10 item(s) (10 inserts)

Language of Materials


Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Black weatherproof cover (Alwych notebook), handwritten in ink and pencil, 11.5 x 18 cm Foliated by EBWF to f.70, ff.138 in total. 10 inserts: 8 on paper, 2 on blue drafting linen, kept in a separate folder with their original place in notebook recorded on v.

Custodial History

Previous reference 'Mycenae archive x052' Birmingham transfer, Brown Curver Crate

Repository Details

Part of the University of Cambridge: Faculty of Classics Archives Repository

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