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Diary Transcription:

page 820

microfilm: begin page 820

Sunday, May 28, 1939

Work on:
(1) G 2061 C
(2) G 2061a A
(3) G 2239 A
(4) G 2240 B
(5) G 2242a A
(6) G 2243 C
(7) G 2244 B, C, D
(8) G 2246 B
(9) G 2430 A

(1) G 2061
G 2061 C: Removed the body from the chamber (body drawn only, but not photographed). Drawing.

[ILLUSTRATION]

(2) G 2061a
G 2061a A: Removed the bones of the body from the chamber (body drawn only, but not photographed). Drawing.

[ILLUSTRATION]

(3) G 2239
G 2239 A: Removed the body [39-5-18] from the chamber and cleared it. Drawing.

[ILLUSTRATION]

microfilm: end page 820

Details

  • Classification
    Documentation-Expedition diary pages
  • Department
    Harvard University-Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition
  • Credit Line
    Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition
  • Display Page Dates
    05/28/1939
  • Translator
    Mahmoud Said Ahmed [Diraz]
  • Author
    Mohammed Said Ahmed [Diraz] (Reis)

Tombs and Monuments 8

  • G 2061

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 2239

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 2240

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 2242

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 2243

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 2244

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 2246

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 2430

    • Site Name Western Cemetery

Photos 1

People 2

Modern People

  • Mahmoud Said Ahmed [Diraz]

    • Type Translator
    • Nationality & Dates
    • Remarks Diary translator. Son of Said Ahmed Said [Diraz] (Head Reis 1908-1926). Brother of Mohammed Said Ahmed (Head Reis 1936-1939). Family name, Diraz, was supplied by Said Ahmed Said's grandsons in 2006.
  • Mohammed Said Ahmed [Diraz] (Reis)

    • Type Author
    • Nationality & Dates
    • Remarks Head Reis for the Harvard-MFA expedition, 1936–1939. Son of Said Ahmed Said [Diraz] (Head Reis 1908-1926) and brother of Mahmoud Said Ahmed [Diraz] (Translator) and Ahmed Said Ahmed [Diraz]. Family name, Diraz, was supplied by Said Ahmed Said's grandsons in 2006.