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Friday, April 20, 1928 (continued)

(3) G 7776
Clearing west and south of mastaba. Uncovered west and south of faces. Found south: fragments inscribed stone from niche (see March 15, 1928, G 7690 K, stones belonging to a [TRANSLITERATION] [inspector of ka-priests] called [TRANSLITERATION] [Iui].
G 7776 Y: Depth 1 meter. Rock-cut. No chamber.

(4) G 7777
G 7777 Z: Chamber rock-cut on west, open.

(5) G 7779
G 7779 B: Down 4.85 meters.
G 7779 C: Depth 5.45 meters. Two chambers, No. i on east, open, rock-cut. Found in debris: potsherds. Cleared. Chamber ii, on west, rock-cut.
G 7779 D: Depth 4.25 meters. Cleared room i on north: found two rock-cut coffins, north to south, in room ii. Chamber iii on south. [ILLUSTRATION]

(6) G 7783
G 7783 A: Depth 9.8 meters. Chamber ii, rock-cut on south, open. [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
    04/20/1928
  • Author
    Noel F. Wheeler, British
  • Mentioned on page
    Iui (G 7690)

Tombs and Monuments 5

  • G 7690

    • Site Name Eastern Cemetery
  • G 7776

    • Site Name Eastern Cemetery
  • G 7777

    • Site Name Eastern Cemetery
  • G 7779

    • Site Name Eastern Cemetery
  • G 7783

    • Site Name Eastern Cemetery

Published Documents 2

Photos 1

People 2

Ancient People

  • Iui (G 7690)

    • Type Mentioned on page
    • Remarks Blocks of relief from door jamb (28-3-98 = MFA 30.206.1 + 30.206.2) inscribed for Iui, identified as inspector of ka-priests; found in G 7690 K.

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."