2002 Photo Contest, Science & Technology, 2nd prize

Christoph Gerigk

Franck Goddio / Hilti Foundation

01 January, 2001

A reassmbled stele from the Ptolemaic Period. Measuring three by six meters together, the fourteen fragments still bear 27 lines of hieroglyphs. At the site of the ancient city of Herakleion, in the Mediterranean Sea, archeologists search for antiquities preserved in the deep.

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Christoph Gerigk

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