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Diary Transcription:

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Saturday, October 30, 1915 (continued)

[(4) street between G 5130 and G 5140 and eastward]
[ILLUSTRATION]

The gravel bank is an ancient deposit.

[ILLUSTRATION/GLYPHS]

Basis of statuette [15-10-6, inscribed for Teti], front end only, with feet inscribed bed of front rising to seat.

Mr. and Mrs. Crowfoot left. Judge Cator to tea.

Sunday, October 31, 1915
day 9

Work confined to space between G 5130, G 5140 and north of G 5230.

[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
    10/30/1915; 10/31/1915
  • Author
    George Andrew Reisner, American, 1867–1942
  • Mentioned on page
    Grace Mary Crowfoot
    John Winter Crowfoot, British, 1865–1959
    Judge Cator
    Teti (near G 5130)

Tombs and Monuments 6

  • G 5030

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 5032

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 5040

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 5130

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 5140

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 5230

    • Site Name Western Cemetery

Photos 1

People 5

Ancient People

  • Teti (near G 5130)

    • Type Mentioned on page
    • Remarks Possible owner of G 5130. Fragment of limestone statue (base with feet) (15-10-6) inscribed for Teti, identified as [wab nswt Hm-nTr xwfw sS] royal wab-priest, priest of Khufu, scribe; found in debris of street between G 5130 and G 5140.

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.
  • Grace Mary Crowfoot

    • Type Mentioned on page
    • Nationality & Dates
    • Remarks Wife of John Winter Crowfoot.
  • John Winter Crowfoot

    • Type Mentioned on page
    • Nationality & Dates British, 1865–1959
    • Remarks Archaeologist and educationalist. Husband of Grace Mary Crowfoot. Nationality and life dates from Who was Who in Egyptology.
  • Judge Cator

    • Type Mentioned on page
    • Nationality & Dates
    • Remarks Visitor