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Wadi Cemetery: GW 22 and GW 20 (foreground center), unidentified tomb (?) (foreground center left, E of GW 20), GW 30 and GW 29 (foreground right), GW 19 (middle ground center left, S of GW 20), GW 31, GW 32, GW 33 (middle ground center, S of GW 30), GW 16 (middle ground left, S of GW 19), GW 34 and GW 35 (background center, SW of GW 31) with area of GW 36, GW 37, GW 38 beyond (S of GW 35), GW 47, GW 46, GW 56 (middle ground right, W of GW 30), looking SSW

Details

  • ID
    HUMFA_A10946_OS
  • Department
    Harvard University-Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition
  • Subjects
    Wadi Cemetery (Reisner; north of W. Cem): Site: Giza; View: GW 16, GW 19, GW 20, GW 22, GW 29, GW 30, GW 31, GW 32, GW 33, GW 34, GW 35, GW 36, GW 37, GW 38, GW 46, GW 47, GW 56
  • Date
    August 1904
  • Problems/Questions
    view from N changed to looking SSW; original photo register entry read "GW 14-60"; 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 17

  • GW 16

    • Site Name Wadi Cemetery (Reisner; north of W. Cem)
  • GW 19

    • Site Name Wadi Cemetery (Reisner; north of W. Cem)
  • GW 20

    • Site Name Wadi Cemetery (Reisner; north of W. Cem)
  • GW 22

    • Site Name Wadi Cemetery (Reisner; north of W. Cem)
  • GW 29

    • Site Name Wadi Cemetery (Reisner; north of W. Cem)
  • GW 30

    • Site Name Wadi Cemetery (Reisner; north of W. Cem)
  • GW 31

    • Site Name Wadi Cemetery (Reisner; north of W. Cem)
  • GW 32

    • Site Name Wadi Cemetery (Reisner; north of W. Cem)
  • GW 33

    • Site Name Wadi Cemetery (Reisner; north of W. Cem)
  • GW 34

    • Site Name Wadi Cemetery (Reisner; north of W. Cem)
  • GW 35

    • Site Name Wadi Cemetery (Reisner; north of W. Cem)
  • GW 36

    • Site Name Wadi Cemetery (Reisner; north of W. Cem)
  • GW 37

    • Site Name Wadi Cemetery (Reisner; north of W. Cem)
  • GW 38

    • Site Name Wadi Cemetery (Reisner; north of W. Cem)
  • GW 46

    • Site Name Wadi Cemetery (Reisner; north of W. Cem)
  • GW 47

    • Site Name Wadi Cemetery (Reisner; north of W. Cem)
  • GW 56

    • 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.