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Diary Transcription:

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Thursday, December 2, 1915
day 36

Work on
(1) south of G 4817
(2) north of Great Wall
(3) west and south of G 4910

(1) South of G 4817
Work continued in sand south of G 4817 working west as far as the east face of another mastaba as indicated below. This mastaba, of which only a small section of the east face is exposed, has a door in the center of the exposed area.

(2) North of enclosure wall
Work continued clearing sand just north of the Great Wall from east of the railroad cutting to just west of the south end of G 4910. (For work on this line further east see [3]).

[ILLUSTRATION]

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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
    12/02/1915
  • Author
    George Andrew Reisner, American, 1867–1942

Tombs and Monuments 6

Photos 1

People 1

Modern People

  • George Andrew Reisner

    • Type Author
    • 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.