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Cemetery G 1200 (area E of G 1221): G 1318, pits A and B, tops of shafts in sand, looking E


  • ID
  • Department
    Harvard University-Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition
  • Subjects
    Western Cemetery: Site: Giza; View: G 1318
  • Date
    March 1904
  • Problems/Questions
    tomb number: there are no pits X, Y or Z on published plan for G 1221; "G 1221, pits Y and Z" deleted and description corrected to read as above based on comparison with C10543 (now identified as G 1318 pits A and B) and plan EG000501 (NB general plan of western cemetery EG002029 places number G 1317 in this position and G 1318 further north, where as seen in C10552 there do not appear to be any pits); view from W corrected to read looking E
  • Photographer
    George Andrew Reisner, American, 1867–1942

Tombs and Monuments 1

  • G 1318

    • 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.