Institution Name: Fornleifastofnun Íslands

Institute Description: Research institute

Country: Iceland

Approximate Collection Size (up to): 5000

Collection Scope: Mainly obliques that are surveys of archaeological sites and landscapes, usually specific to projects.

Geographic and Time Coverage: Iceland, all over. But some areas more than others: north-east Iceland especially (Tjornes, Kelduhverfi, Myvatn, Aðaldalur), parts of west, north-west around Isafjörðardjup. Captured from the mid-1990s to the present day.

Media Format: photographs prints, negatives, digital images

Accessibility: Currently no online access. However (please NOTE), we are creating an inventory of our photographs and as much as it is possible in other collections held by individuals and institutes in Iceland; only those that have archaeological content or potential application are being registered.

Address: Fornleifastofnun Íslands, Barugata 3, 101 Reykjaví­k, Iceland



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