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Diary Transcription:

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Friday, January 1, 1915

Work on
(1) pit P in G 5220
(2) front of G 4910
(3) chambers G 5010
(4) street before G 4820
(5) pit B in G 4940

(1) G 5220
Pit P in G 5220. Inscription on wall of chamber. Few potsherds in debris. Nearly finished.

(2) G 4910 (3) G 5010
Began clearing the Italian excavations in front of G 4910 and chamber of G 5010.

[ILLUSTRATION]

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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
    01/01/1915
  • Author
    George Andrew Reisner, American, 1867–1942

Tombs and Monuments 5

  • G 4820

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 4910

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 4940

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 5010

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 5220

    • Site Name Western Cemetery

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.