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Cemetery G 1100, strip II, (area E of G 1201): area of G 1159, pits G 1159 X and Y (abutting W face of mastaba) (foreground left), and unidentified pit behind mastaba (foreground center), looking E from N end of G 1201


  • ID
  • Department
    Harvard University-Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition
  • Subjects
    Western Cemetery: Site: Giza; View: G 1159
  • Date
    February 1906
  • Problems/Questions
    description expanded based on image content cf. C12703; western cemetery corrected to read cemetery G 1100
  • Photographer
    George Andrew Reisner, American, 1867–1942

Tombs and Monuments 1

  • G 1159

    • Site Name Western Cemetery

People 1

Modern People

  • George Andrew Reisner

    • Type Photographer
    • Nationality & Dates American, 1867–1942
    • Remarks Egyptologist, archaeologist; Referred to as "the doctor" and "mudir" (Arabic for "director") in the excavation records. Nationality and life dates from Who was Who in Egyptology.