University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Athropology

Author: David I. Owen

Picking up the Pieces

The Salvage Excavation of a Looted Fifth Century B.C. Shipwreck in the Straits of Messina

By: David I. Owen

The University Museum underwater excavations in the Straits of Messina were undertaken with a grant from the Geograph­ical Society of Philadelphia. The work was carried out with the permission of the Dire­zione Generale delle Antichità e Belle Arti and in cooperation with the Soprintendenza alle Antichità delle Calabria. The director would like to acknowledge the […]