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Saturday, April 7, 1928 (continued)

(4) G 7784 (continued)
G 7784 C (continued): [ILLUSTRATION]

(5) G 7787
Clearing south face of mastaba. Uncovered pit G, against side of mastaba.
G 7787 G: Depth 1.5 meters. Built of dubsh, broken down. No chamber.

(6) G 7792
G 7792 A: In chamber i, iii, iv.
Room i: Found in debris: faience ushabtis and fragments, inscribed and uninscribed. three fragments: a [?] limestone vessel. Unfinished.
Room iii: Cleared.
Room iv: Cleared.

(7) G 7901.
In room 'b' [ILLUSTRATION].

(8) North of G 7902
Clearing debris from cliff side north of tomb G 7902.

(9) G 7903 A, B.
In rooms 'a' and 'b' and pits A and B.
Room 'a': Uncovered pit B.
Room 'b': Cleared niche in north wall.
G 7903 A: Depth 4 meters. Two chambers, I rock-cut on north running east 6.85 meters; and II rock-cut on west.
G 7903 B: Down 1.2 meters. Rock-cut. Chamber rock-cut on west; open.

(10) G 7000 SE XVIII, XLVI to XLIX [G 7000 SE 18, 46 - 49]
No. XVIII [G 7000 SE 18]: In north and west rooms. Opened door blocking. Cleared.
No. XLVI [G 7000 SE 46]: Height .6 meters. Built of dubsh, east to west.
No. XLVII [G 7000 SE 47]: Height .85 meters. Built of stones on east, bricks on north, and gebel on south.

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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
    04/07/1928
  • Author
    Noel F. Wheeler, British

Tombs and Monuments 11

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."