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Diary Transcription:

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Sunday, December 19, 1915 (continued)

(3) G 4712
G 4712 "N-maat-Hap" [Nimaathap]. The apparent floor in the street was not a floor. The real floor was found on a level with the floor in the offering room, (O) G 4712. The hard debris in the street was from the pit A of G 4714. No sand layer underneath.

[ILLUSTRATION]

(4) G 4714
Clearing sand from south of G 4714 and from south end.

(5) G 4510
G 4510 A: Clearing sand out of pit and running it out west on new line.

[ILLUSTRATION]

(6) G 4614
Pit G 4614 A2: Doorway on south blocked loosely with large stones; but apparently unplundered.

In general, the small area occupied by the railroad at the exit through the Great Wall is all that remains to be excavated by

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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
    12/19/1915
  • Author
    George Andrew Reisner, American, 1867–1942
  • Mentioned on page
    Nimaathap (G 4712)

Tombs and Monuments 10

  • Enclosure Wall

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 4310

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 4320

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 4410

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 4411

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 4510

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 4513

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 4614

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 4712

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 4714

    • Site Name Western Cemetery

Photos 1

People 2

Ancient People

  • Nimaathap (G 4712)

    • Type Mentioned on page
    • Remarks Owner of G 4712. False door inscribed for Nimaathap, identified as [maAt Hr stX wrt Hts] seer of Horus and Seth, great one of the hetes-scepter; in situ in G 4712 chapel.

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.