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Thursday, December 23, 1915 (continued)

[(1) East of G 4410 (continued)]
Worked out sand and hard debris nearly to middle. In addition to the heap around the north niche, there is another heap of hard debris poured down over the wall of the building in the street.

(2) G 4410
Pit G 4410 A down 14.5 meters. Stones and hard debris. Chamber not reached. Depth due to stratus of rotten stone at place where chamber ought to be.

Friday, December 24, 1915
day 55

Work on
(1) street G 4410 and on offering chapel of G 4410
(2) G 4410 A


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  • 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
    12/23/1915; 12/24/1915
  • Author
    George Andrew Reisner, American, 1867–1942

Tombs and Monuments 3

  • G 4410

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 4411

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 4510

    • Site Name Western Cemetery

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.