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Diary Transcription:

microfilm: begin page 917

Thursday, April 11, 1929 (continued)

(3) G 7650
Clearing area south of mastaba. Debris of rubble and sand.
G 7650 Z: In rooms V and VI: black dust. Found in room V: faience pendant, scrap of gold. [ILLUSTRATION]
Rooms 'd', 'e', 'f': Rooms of outer chapel of G 7650, of mud brick.

[ILLUSTRATION]

A water channel runs from room 'f' through to a basin north of room 'd'. Another basin is in room 'f'. Room 'f' has a limestone pillar base; and room 'e' a stairway going up on the west. Found in debris of room 'e' - fragments of alabaster offering table. Rooms 'd' and 'e' are plastered white, that of room 'f' in black.

(4) G 7750
Clearing top of west face of stones of mastaba.

microfilm: end page 917

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
    04/11/1929
  • Author
    Noel F. Wheeler, British

Tombs and Monuments 2

  • G 7650

    • Site Name Eastern Cemetery
  • G 7750

    • Site Name Eastern Cemetery

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."