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Diary Transcription:

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Friday, July 23, 1926 (continued)

(1) G 7000 X (continued)
No. 741: See page 499.
Similar rilled sheet to 740 (see 562 and 578) [ILLUSTRATION]

No. 742 See page 499.
Gold band like 739 [ILLUSTRATION]
On it lay inlays (1)-(4) from K (see 701 etc.)

No. 743: See page 499.
Roughly rilled sheet similar to 740, 741, 562, 578.

No. 744: See page 499 and numerous photos.
Southeast leg of chair i. Inside was decayed wood powder and grains of gesso. Swept up floor dust, very thin.

No. 736: Rilled sheet from [GLYPHS] lay face down, on it lay decayed wood which was probably the board thereof.
[ILLUSTRATION] L 39.85, W 20.75
(1) gold cylinder, rolled sheet, inside fragment of twisted string. [ILLUSTRATION]

No. 749: Lies against and partly over edge of 730. Mass of wood with inlays on underside, has been treated with celluloid solution, see A3996.

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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
  • Author
    George Andrew Reisner, American, 1867–1942

Tombs and Monuments 1

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.