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Diary Transcription:

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Friday, October 29, 1915 (continued)

[(3) G 5032 (continued)]
[false door of Redines (continued)]
are turned out [ILLUSTRATION]. The scribe [GLYPHS]. The figure en face has on the round beam above it [ILLUSTRATION/GLYPHS]. In the south end of O, a serdab has been walled off (with a hole from O to S). The roof was found intact (three stone) but the statuettes were of wood and entirely decayed .

(4) G 5040
Clearing pit B in G 5040. Just below rock, the pit narrows both ways to about one-half size of masonry part. The filling has been disturbed but is not drift sand.
Dows Dunham arrived from America just after sunset.

(3) Stela of [GLYPHS] [Redines] in south niche of G 5032.

[ILLUSTRATION/GLYPHS]

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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
    10/29/1915
  • Mentioned on page
    Ankhreput (in G 5032)
    Khnumhesuef (in G 5032)
    Meretites (in G 5032)
    Redines (G 5032)
    Rekhuief (in G 5032)
  • Author
    George Andrew Reisner, American, 1867–1942

Tombs and Monuments 2

  • G 5032

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 5040

    • Site Name Western Cemetery

Photos 1

People 6

Ancient People

  • Ankhreput (in G 5032)

    • Type Mentioned on page
    • Remarks Daughter ([sAt=f] his daughter) of Redines (owner of G 5032). Appears on false door (MFA 21.961a-c) inscribed for Redines, left flange of tablet; found in situ in G 5032 chapel.
  • Khnumhesuef (in G 5032)

    • Type Mentioned on page
    • Remarks Son ([sA=f] his son) of Redines (owner of G 5032). Appears on false door (MFA 21.961a-c) inscribed for Redines, lower right jamb; found in situ in G 5032 chapel.
  • Meretites (in G 5032)

    • Type Mentioned on page
    • Remarks Wife ([Hmt=f mrt=f] his beloved wife) of Redines (owner of G 5032). Appears on false door (MFA 21.961a-c) inscribed for Redines, right flange of tablet; found in situ in G 5032 chapel.
  • Redines (G 5032)

    • Type Mentioned on page
    • Remarks Owner of G 5032. False door (MFA 21.961a-c) inscribed for Redines, identified as [wab nswt sS] royal wab-priest, scribe; found in situ in G 5032 chapel.
  • Rekhuief (in G 5032)

    • Type Mentioned on page
    • Remarks Son ([sA=f] his son) of Redines (owner of G 5032). Appears on false door (MFA 21.961a-c) inscribed for Redines, lower left jamb; found in situ in G 5032 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.