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Diary Transcription:

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Sunday, June 5, 1927 (continued)

(1) G 7530 (continued)
On the north side of entrance passage to burial chamber is a red marking: [ILLUSTRATION].
On the roof of the burial chamber: [ILLUSTRATION].
Lifting lid of sarcophagus:
I [ILLUSTRATION]
II [ILLUSTRATION]
III [ILLUSTRATION]

Rough copy of inscription on sarcophagus, east face:
(A) (along top) [GLYPHS]
(B) [GLYPHS] (vertical at each end of each side of sarcophagus)
[GLYPHS]
(C) (along top of north end of sarcophagus) [GLYPHS]
(D) The inscription on the south end of sarcophagus apparently similar to (C) has a determinative added here.
[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
    06/05/1927
  • Author
    Noel F. Wheeler, British

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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."