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Wednesday, April 24, 1929 (continued)

(6) G 7662
Clearing top of mastaba: found pit F.
G 7662 B: Depth 3.15 meters. No chamber.
G 7662 E: Down 3.5 meters.

(7) Street G 7700
Clearing northwards.

(8) South of G 7750
Clearing south of mastaba in cross street.

Thursday, April 25 1929
Sixty-seventh day of work.

Locals: 52

Cars (line XIII, XIV):
5:30 - 8:00: 48, 55
8:30 - 12:00: 56, 80
2:00 - 5:20: 54, 78
totals: 158, 213
total: 371

Work on:
(1) G 7600
(2) G 7652 A
(3) G 7660 and 'a'
(4) G 7661 A
(5) G 7662 and E, F
(6) G 7663 and A
(7) G 7700
(8) G 7760 (south of)

(1) Street G 7600
East of G 7660. Clearing southwards. Found small mastabas G 7663 and pit A, and G 7662. Found: amulet.

(2) G 7652
G 7652 A: Removed coffin lid slabs in Room i. Three coffins, each with body and black dust. Found: two roof stones of coffin inscribed [29-4-320] (from chapel above?).

(3) G 7660
Clearing top of casing stones. Uncovered pit B, and chapel 'a'.
Room 'a': Upper part broken away. Scenes and fragments of inscription.

(4) G 7661
G 7661 A: In Rooms iii and iv. Cleared iii.

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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
    04/24/1929; 04/25/1929
  • Author
    Noel F. Wheeler, British

Tombs and Monuments 9

Published Documents 1

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."