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Diary Transcription:

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Thursday, October 10, 1912 (continued)

[G 2320 = G 5280 (continued)]
After the place was abandoned by stone thieves, the sand drifted in from the window and from the south end, also from chinks at north end, filling chamber nearly to roof.

[ILLUSTRATION]

[ILLUSTRATION]

Cleared to about 75+ cm at sunset.

Friday, October 11, 1912

Space between G 2300 [= G 5190] and G 2310 [= G 5180] finished as far as possible,

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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
    10/10/1912; 10/11/1912
  • Author
    George Andrew Reisner, American, 1867–1942

Tombs and Monuments 3

  • G 5180

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 5190

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 5280

    • 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.