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Wadi Cemetery: GW 38 and GW 36 (foreground center right), GW 39 and GW 40 (W of GW 36, wood marker of GW 39 not visible), GW 41 and GW 42 (N of GW 40, GW 42 W of GW 41), GW 33, GW 32, GW 31 (middle ground far right), GW 35 and GW 34 (middle ground center right), looking N

Details

  • ID
    HUMFA_A10943_OS
  • Department
    Harvard University-Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition
  • Subjects
    Wadi Cemetery (Reisner; north of W. Cem): Site: Giza; View: GW 31, GW 32, GW 33, GW 34, GW 35, GW 36, GW 38, GW 39, GW 40, GW 41, GW 42
  • Date
    August 1904
  • Problems/Questions
    view from S changed to looking N; original photo register entry read "GW 20-70"; description altered to include specific tomb numbers based on wood markers visible in image and comparison with other photos of area, see A10942
  • Photographer
    George Andrew Reisner, American, 1867–1942

Tombs and Monuments 11

  • 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 38

    • Site Name Wadi Cemetery (Reisner; north of W. Cem)
  • GW 39

    • Site Name Wadi Cemetery (Reisner; north of W. Cem)
  • GW 40

    • Site Name Wadi Cemetery (Reisner; north of W. Cem)
  • GW 41

    • Site Name Wadi Cemetery (Reisner; north of W. Cem)
  • GW 42

    • 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.