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Diary Transcription:

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Saturday, December 25, 1915 (continued)

[(1) G 4410 chapel (continued)]

[ILLUSTRATION]

(2) South of G 4410 chapel
Clearing debris south of offering chamber G 4410.

(3) G 4410
Pit G 4410 A, reached chamber, open.

(4) G 4513
Began clearing back wall of G 4513.

Sunday, December 26, 1915
day 57

Work continued as yesterday.

Oric Bates arrived about 4 p.m. and gave me an account of the work at Gamai.

Monday, December 27, 1915

Day of rest for men.
I dined with Hon. Art. Company and saw a performance of "Babes in the Wood" given by the men.

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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
    12/25/1915; 12/26/1915; 12/27/1915
  • Author
    George Andrew Reisner, American, 1867–1942
  • Mentioned on page
    Oric Bates

Tombs and Monuments 4

  • G 4410

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 4414

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 4510

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 4513

    • Site Name Western Cemetery

Photos 1

People 2

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.
  • Oric Bates

    • Type Mentioned on page
    • Nationality & Dates