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Menkaure quarry cemetery: N side of quarry, area of MQ 132 and MQ 133 (foreground right), and area of MQ 121, MQ 120, MQ 134, MQ 135 (middle ground center), with MQ 105 (above to N of MQ 120) and MQ 106 (above to W of MQ 135), looking W from photographic tower

Details

  • ID
    HUMFA_A873_NS
  • Department
    Harvard University-Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition
  • Subjects
    Menkaure Quarry Cemetery: Site: Giza; View: MQ 105, MQ 121, MQ 120, MQ 132, MQ 133, MQ 134, MQ 135, MQ 106
  • Date
    01/22/1913
  • Remarks
    There appears to be an additional tomb in this photograph, just to the SE of MQ 132 (foreground center of photograph) which is not shown on map HUMFA_EG010039. It is uncertain what number, if any, this structure was assigned.
  • Problems/Questions
    description corrected and expanded based on image content; MQ 133 incorrectly numbered MQ 101 on cemetery map (EG010039); MQ 120 incorrectly numbered MQ 123 on cemetery map (EG010039)
  • Photographer
    Mohammed Shadduf (expedition photographer)

Tombs and Monuments 8

  • MQ 105

    • Site Name Menkaure Quarry Cemetery
  • MQ 106

    • Site Name Menkaure Quarry Cemetery
  • MQ 120

    • Site Name Menkaure Quarry Cemetery
  • MQ 121

    • Site Name Menkaure Quarry Cemetery
  • MQ 132

    • Site Name Menkaure Quarry Cemetery
  • MQ 133

    • Site Name Menkaure Quarry Cemetery
  • MQ 134

    • Site Name Menkaure Quarry Cemetery
  • MQ 135

    • Site Name Menkaure Quarry Cemetery

People 1

Modern People