@Dumbarton Oaks

045 - Photographs relating to the Egypt Exploration Society excavations of the Osireion at Abydos, Egypt, ca. 1910s-1920s

Identity area

Reference code

DcWaDIC MS.BZ.017-03-045

Work Type

Title

Photographs relating to the Egypt Exploration Society excavations of the Osireion at Abydos, Egypt, ca. 1910s-1920s

Alternate title(s)

Repository

Record Type

File

Creator Information

Date(s)

ca. 1910s-1920s ()

Physical Characteristics

Inscription text

Inscription translation

Inscription position

Inscription author

Materials

Support

Technique

Measurements

Extent

Description and Other Notes

Description

Contains vintage prints and contact prints and were likely personal photographs taken by Thomas Whittemore during the EES excavations directed by Édouard Naville in the 1910s. One photograph (accession number 2012.0002.0089) depicts Whittemore with graffiti visible behind him.

Related Textual References

Édouard Naville, “Abydos,” The Journal of Egyptian Archaeology 1, 1 (January 1914): 2-8.

Édouard Naville, “Excavations at Abydos: The Great Pool and the Tomb of Osiris,” The Journal of Egyptian Archaeology 1, 3 (1914): 161-162.

References

Related Works

Related material descriptions

Legacy identifiers

Other Descriptive Notes

Stylistic, Cultural, and Chronological Information and Access Points

Subject access points

Place access points

Name access points (Subject)

Style Period

Culture

Description Control Area

Description identifier

Institution identifier

Rules or conventions used

Status

Level of detail

Language(s)

Script(s)

Sources

Rights area

Credit Line

Related right

Early Archaeological Projects Associated with Thomas Whittemore, 1910s-1930s

Act

Research

Restriction

Allow

Start date

End date

Rights holder

Rights note(s)

Preferred citation: Early Archaeological Projects Associated with Thomas Whittemore, 1910s-1930s, MS.BZ.017, Image Collections and Fieldwork Archives, Dumbarton Oaks, Trustees for Harvard University, Washington, D.C.

Basis

Policy

Related right

Early Archaeological Projects Associated with Thomas Whittemore, 1910s-1930s

Act

Publish

Restriction

Allow

Start date

End date

Rights holder

Rights note(s)

Copyright for Thomas Whittemore materials belong to Dumbarton Oaks. However, permission to publish materials created by and for the Egypt Exploration Society or other correspondents must be obtained from the copyright holder.

Basis

Copyright

Copyright status

Under copyright

Copyright status date

Copyright jurisdiction

Copyright note

Accession area

Related subjects

Related people and organizations

Related places

Physical storage

  • Box: MS.BZ.017, Box 004