• This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 106 7ELB/A/8/018c
  • Former Reference
      GB 106 CM Object/ 7/ELB/A/8/18/3
  • Dates of Creation
  • Physical Description
      1 object

Scope and Content

Black and white photograph of a cityscape view of Rome, with the ruins of the Forum Romanum. In the right foreground is a pillared structure, and a stone archway [the Arch of Septimus Sevirus] behind it. On the left is a road with people sightseeing, and an elaborate domed building in the background. Pasted onto a page in the album, with a manuscript caption on the bottom white edge.

Reference: Encyclopaedia Britannica, 15th edition, Vol. IV. The pillared structure is the remains of the columns of Saturn's Temple.

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

Poor condition. Yellowed, especially left, some mirroring, small faint patch of mould top left quarter. Production method: gelatin silver print.