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Carthage: A Mosaic of Ancient Tunisia photographic slides

 Collection
Identifier: PSC 102B

Scope and Contents

Slides of ancient ruins in Tunisia and photographs of mosaics and artifacts, including Lady of Carthage, detail of Orpheus chraming the animals, and detail of Dermech Hunt Mosaic. For the temporary exhibition Carthage: A Mosaic of Ancient Tunisia, held at the American Museum of Natural History, 1987. The exhibition was a collaboration with Bardo National Museum, Tunis, Carthage National Museum, Tunis, Archeological Museums, El Jem, Sousse, Sfax, Nabeul.

Dates

  • circa 1987

Creator

Restrictions on Access

Please contact Special Collections; materials are sometimes restricted.

Extent

0.5 Linear Feet (1 box)

circa 185 Photographic Slides

Language of Materials

English

Condition

condition reviewed 20110826 good

General Note

Slide numbers 102-4 to 102-92B.

General Note

A few slides, marked Tunisie, may not belong to AMNH.

Title
Carthage: A Mosaic of Ancient Tunisia photographic slides, circa 1987
Author
Iris Lee
Date
2011-2012
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Language of description note
English
Sponsor
The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation provided support to make this finding aid available in ArchivesSpace (2016-2017). Minimal level collection record created with support from the Council on Library and Information Resources (CLIR) Hidden Collections grant, 2010.

Repository Details

Part of the Research Library Special Collections Repository

Contact:
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