Photographic composite panorama
Mercie Keer Lack A.R.P.S (1894–1985)
Hand-watercoloured photographic prints
Place of origin
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Sutton Hoo, Suffolk
Photograph of composite panorama of archaeological work on the ship burial in 1939 with watercolour highlights painted onto the photograph by Mercie Lack.
Photographs taken by Mercie Lack of the 1939 ship excavation, and of trips in the 1930s and 1940s, along with journal articles relating to Sutton Hoo. Given to the National Trust in 2018 by Andrew Lack the great-nephew of Mercie Lack, the photographer.
Marks and inscriptions
Bottom left: SUTTON HOO AUGUST 1939
Makers and roles
Mercie Keer Lack A.R.P.S (1894–1985), photographer