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Diary Transcription:

microfilm: begin page 985

Sunday, December 1, 1929 (continued)

(6) G 7759
Clearing south of mastaba. Uncovered pit W.
G 7759 W: Down 4 meters. Rock-cut, masonry above, debris of robbers.
G 7759 Z: Cleared door blocking in pit of room ii. Chamber on south. Debris and bones buried deep [bones mixed up]. [ILLUSTRATION]

(7) G 7761
G 7761 B: In chamber. Cleared. [ILLUSTRATION]
Room 'a': chamber iv. Clearing debris of rubble and sand. Rock-cut coffin, north to south. [ILLUSTRATION]

(8) G 7000 E III [G 7000 E 3]
Rubble built, chamber on east.

Monday, December 2, 1929.
Twenty-eighth day of work.

Locals: 24

Cars, line XIV, XV:
6:00 - 8:00: 37, 32
8:30 - 12:00: 75, 68
1:00 - 4:25: 72, 65
totals: 184, 165
total: 349

Work on:
(1) G 7700
(2) G 7510
(3) G 7530 A
(4) G 7753
(5) G 7754 B
(6) G 7757 A
(7) G 7759 W

microfilm: end page 985

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
    12/01/1929; 12/02/1929
  • Author
    Noel F. Wheeler, British

Tombs and Monuments 9

Published Documents 4

Photos 1

People 1

Modern People

  • Noel F. Wheeler

    • Type Author
    • Nationality & Dates British
    • Remarks Wheeler was a Lieutenant Commander in the Royal Navy according to George A. Reisner's, "A HIstory of the Giza Necropolis, Vol. I."