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Wadi Cemetery: portion of GW 74 (foreground left), GW 73 (middle ground center, W of GW 74), S end of GW 72 (middle ground right, N of GW 73), GW 77 (background right, W of GW 72), N end of GW 75 (background left), looking W

Details

  • ID
    HUMFA_C11031_OS
  • Department
    Harvard University-Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition
  • Subjects
    Wadi Cemetery (Reisner; north of W. Cem): Site: Giza; View: GW 72, GW 73, GW 74, GW 75, GW 77
  • Date
    September 1904
  • Problems/Questions
    view from E changed to looking W; original photo register entry read "GW 73"; description altered to include specific tomb numbers based on wood markers visible in image and comparison with other photos of area
  • Photographer
    George Andrew Reisner, American, 1867–1942

Tombs and Monuments 5

  • GW 72

    • Site Name Wadi Cemetery (Reisner; north of W. Cem)
  • GW 73

    • Site Name Wadi Cemetery (Reisner; north of W. Cem)
  • GW 74

    • Site Name Wadi Cemetery (Reisner; north of W. Cem)
  • GW 75

    • Site Name Wadi Cemetery (Reisner; north of W. Cem)
  • GW 77

    • Site Name Wadi Cemetery (Reisner; north of W. Cem)

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.