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Monday, February 25, 1929 (continued)

(6) G 7690
Clearing southwards along west face towards southwest corner.

Tuesday, February 26, 1929
Day of rest.

Wednesday, February 27, 1929
Nineteenth day of work.

Locals: 52

Cars (line XIII):
6:30 - 8:00: 40
8:30 - 12:00: 70
1:00 - 4:40: 120
total: 230

Work on:
(1) G 7540 W
(2) G 7670 (south and east of)
(3) G 7690
(4) G 7000 SE 121

(1) G 7540
G 7540 W: In room ii (south). Clearing.

(2) G 7670
Clearing debris east and south of mastaba. Uncovered pit G 7000 SE 121.

(3) G 7690
Clearing on north part of mastaba.

(4) G 7000 SE 121
No. 121 [G 7000 SE 121]: Height .6 meters. Built of rubble and mud. Two rooms, No. i on east, No. ii on west.

Thursday, February 28, 1929
Twentieth day of work.

Locals: 44

Cars (line XIII):
6:30 - 8:00: 30
8:30 - 12:00: 52
1:00 - 4:40: 60
total: 142

Work on:
(1) G 7540 W
(2) G 7579 and A
(3) G 7690
(4) G 7000 SE 122

(1) G 7540
G 7540 W: In room ii. Found in debris: fragments of resin [29-2-102], faience bead[s] [29-2-104], head of ushabti and fragment [29-2-101], [frit] fragment [29-2-103]. Cleared.

[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
    02/25/1929; 02/26/1929; 02/27/1929; 02/28/1929
  • Author
    Noel F. Wheeler, British

Tombs and Monuments 6

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."