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Classics Faculty - Teaching collection of glass lantern slides

Reference Code: GBR/3437/CLAS

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The Faculty of Classics' teaching collection of monochrome glass lantern slides, featuring ancient Greek and Roman architecture, sculpture, pottery, coins and other artefacts from classical antiquity.


  • Creation: 1910-1934


5000 photographic slide(s) : photographic emulsion on glass

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Custodial History

Moved from the Greek Lexicon Room, G. 117, in September 2022 to the Faculty of Classics Archive Office. The slide collection resides in two purpose built wooden chests, within deep wooden drawers. An accompanying typescript index card catalogue occupies four smaller, custom built wooden chests

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Repository Details

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

Faculty of Classics
Sidgwick Avenue
Cambridge CB3 9DA United Kingdom
+441223 335193