Photographs of Mount Athos : photograph album, 1943.

Format
Visual material
Description
1 v. : ill. ; 25 x 20 cm (album)

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Compiled/​Created
1943.
Summary note
Photograph album containing 50 albumen prints (8.3 x 11.3 cm. the smaller) of Mount Athos. Included are general views of the monasteries, mostly exterior views; interiors of the monasteries; details of domes; a phiale; an arsanas; Byzantine watch towers; the tower of Kaliagras; many exterior views of the Simōnopetra monastery; the arsanas with its tower below Simōnopetra monastery; exterior vew of the Dionysiou monastery; several skētes; street scenes; a portrait of a monk; and images of the daily monastic life.
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Binding note
MSS copy bound in brown paper with red leather spine and angles on hard board.
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No captions.
Source acquisition
Purchase: Acquired with matching funds provided by the Program in Hellenic Studies with the support of the Stanley J. Seeger Hellenic Fund. Acc. no. 2010-88.
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