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Two limestone statues (profile proper left): seated statue of Sames from G 1104, serdab: Egyptian Museum, Cairo JE 37717; standing statue of Petpennisut from G 1105, sedab in niche: Egyptian Museum, Cairo JE 37719


  • ID
  • Department
    Harvard University-Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition
  • Subjects
    Object(s) photograph: Site: Giza; view: G 1104+1105
  • Date
  • Problems/Questions
    VERIFIED: orientation and identifications verified; statues not registered (no registration records for 1903-1904-1905-1906); this negative was switched with B13046.01 -- the only difference being the number of scales (rulers), because B13046.01 was in Batch 27 in Insight, and thus already "signed off" on (and burned to DVD) by the time the switch was realized, the switched negatives were allowed to remain as is
  • Photographer
    George Andrew Reisner, American, 1867–1942

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  • 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.