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Diary Transcription:

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October 27, 1912 (continued)

Beside G 2336, an X-mastaba with offering stone on an irregular level of decay.

[ILLUSTRATION]

[GLYPHS]
[part of fragmentary architrave inscribed for Rudj, originally from G 2362, 12-10-37 face "a"; see B1643]

The other pieces fit together and seem to be from the same tomb, but do not fit.

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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
    10/27/1912
  • Author
    George Andrew Reisner, American, 1867–1942
  • Mentioned on page
    Rudj (G 2362)

Tombs and Monuments 3

  • G 2336

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 2362

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 2370

    • Site Name Western Cemetery

Photos 1

People 2

Ancient People

  • Rudj (G 2362)

    • Type Mentioned on page
    • Remarks Owner of G 2362. Limestone false door inscribed for Rudj; found displaced (and damaged) on G 2362. Fragments of limestone architrave inscribed for Rudj (12-10-37a [face "a"] = MFA 13.4334a, identifed as [Hm-nTr mAat jmj-xt Hmw-kA sS n sA] priest of Maat, under-supervisor of ka-priests, scribe of a phyle; two fitting fragments 12-10-37b [face "b"] = MFA 13.4334b + MFA 13.4334c, identifed as [sAb jmj-r sSw] juridicial overseer of scribes; related fragments: face "a": 35-8-75a and 35-8-75b; face "b": two fitting fragments 35-8-76a = MFA 13.4334d + 35-8-76b = MFA 13.4334g and non-fitting fragment 35-8-76c, and two fitting fragments 35-9-7b = MFA 13.4334e + 35-9-7c = MFA 13.4334f); all originally from G 2362.

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.