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Diary Transcription:

microfilm: West diary, begin page 19

January 16, 1913 (continued)

MQ 134 has a niche inscribed thus:

Line 1: [GLYPHS]
Line 3: [GLYPHS]
Line 4: [GLYPHS]
Line 2: [GLYPHS]
Line 5: [GLYPHS]
Line 6: [GLYPHS]

microfilm: West diary, end page 19


  • 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
    Louis Caulton West, American, 1882–1972
  • Mentioned on page
    Maatptah (MQ 134)

Tombs and Monuments 2

People 2

Ancient People

  • Maatptah (MQ 134)

    • Type Mentioned on page
    • Remarks Owner of MQ 134. False door inscribed for Maatptah (name uncertain), identified as [Hm-nTr MnkAwra wab pr-aA jmj-r ba pr-aA] priest of Menkaure, wab-priest in the Great House, overseer of unguent(?) in the Great House; in situ in Menkaure quarry cemetery MQ 134.

Modern People

  • Louis Caulton West

    • Type Author
    • Nationality & Dates American, 1882–1972
    • Remarks Worked on the MFA-Harvard expedition from 1912-1914 according to the preface of George A. Reisner's, "A History of the Giza Necropolis, Vol I." Harvard graduate, c.1912.