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Sparta

 Subject
Subject Source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
Scope Note: Greece, Pelopónnisos region, Lakonía regional division

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

 File

Book H (views of Cairo and Alexandria, Egypt; Sparta and Olympia museums, Greece), 1902 - 1904

Reference Code: GBR/3437/AJBW/3/10
Scope and Contents

Photographs of archaeological sites, each photograph titled in pencil on the cardboard mount by AJBW. Includes images from Cairo and Alexandria, Egypt, and Sparta and Olympia musums in Greece.
22 photographic prints. Followed by 26 empty apertures, from the lack of annotation it seems they remained unfilled by AJBW.

Dates: 1902 - 1904
 File

Untitled (Lead figurines and miscellaneous small antiquities, Sparta Museum, Lakonia), 1909

Reference Code: GBR/3437/AJBW/3/15
Scope and Contents 25 whole plate photographs of small lead figurines from the excavtions at the Sanctuary of Artemis Orthis at Sparta, Lakonia. 2 photographs cut down from original full plate prints, of Geometric pottery and a small freestanding figurine. 11 half plate prints (2 cut down into a smaller size) of stone architectural elements and stone sculptures. 31 full plate photographs of architectual fragments, figurines, pottery, small objects in bone, stone and metal.. The majority of...
Dates: 1909
 Item

Untitled (Notebook 10, Notes on Pausanias and antiquities from Lakonia), 1904

Reference Code: GBR/3437/AJBW/1/11
Scope and Contents

Notes and sketches on sculptures at various sites, including Geraki and Olympia, and the Athens National Museum, with a connection to Sparta. Also includes list of Pausanias references by area.
12 inserts: leaves of loose, rough handwritten notes on sculpturewith bibliographic references.
The notebook is undated but pertains to the period when Wace first visited Lakonia, in preparation for excavating at Geraki the following year.

Dates: 1904
 File

Untitled (Sparta Museum sculpture), 1905

Reference Code: GBR/3437/AJBW/3/14
Scope and Contents 64 photographs of stone sculpture and reliefs in the Sparta Museum, Lakonia. Each object is pictured proximate to a museum label with its museum number, therefore the identity of all objects can be ascertained via Wace's catalogue of the Sparta Museum. 1 negative, of a female classical sculpture. I small envelope from a Greek photography studio with AJBW annotations written on it in red pencil and black ink, including the comment 'Can it be drawn?'. The envelope contained two small...
Dates: 1905

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