Junker dig house at Gizah.
Camp Giza: Junker dig house
Kunsthistorisches Museum, Vienna
Photo date: 1913-1914
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About Hermann Junker:
Hermann Junker (1877 – 1962) was a German archaeologist best known for his discovery of the Merimde site in the West Delta in Lower Egypt in 1928.
Junker became a professor at the University of Vienna in 1909. From 1929 to 1938 he served as director of the Cairo Branch of the German Archaeological Institute and as a professor at the University of Cairo.
He was a member of several academies of sciences, including those of Austria (1919), Prussia (1922), Bavaria (1932), and Saxony (1957). From 1910 to 1912 he conducted a series of excavations in northern Nubia. For most of the period from 1912 to 1929, Junker directed excavations in Giza.