Image of a photograph of 10 coins discovered in Hierapolis, Turkey, showing Syrian goddesses. The photograph probably a gallery proof for the front piece published in the 1913 translation of ‘The Syrian Goddess’ by Lucian of Samosata, edited by John Garstang. Handwritten note with negative states 'A3 Slide 67', 'Coin of Hierapolis' '"Syrian Goddess".
'Coins of Hierapolis "Syrian Goddess" Frontispiece AD'
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- ReferenceGB 3431 JG/X/1/8
- Former ReferenceGB 3431 Misc A9GB 3431 MISC/A/9
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- Physical Description1 silver gelatine dry plate glass negative (105mm x 80mm)
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Scope and Content
Formerly stored in JG/X/9/1.
Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements
Negative has significant discolouration due to light damage and some scratches.
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Original author is unknown. Copyright expired 70 years after it was created and 70 years after it was made available to the public.
Lucian of Samosata, (1913), The Syrian goddess, being a translation of Lucian' 'De dea Syria' with a life of Lucian by H.A. Strong,Edited with notes and an introduction by J. Garstang, frontpiece.