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Diary Transcription:

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Wednesday, January 26, 1927 (continued)

(12) G 7330
Clearing debris on top of mastaba, south of pit A. Roman brickwork room, no. G 7400 Pt ii.
Found: diorite, vessel fragment, copper fragments, ushabti fragments, etc.

sketch of area cleared up to Wednesday, January 26, 1927
[ILLUSTRATION]

Thursday, January 27, 1927
tenth day of work

cars emptied:
line IX 6:45 am - 8:00 am: 50, 8:30 am - noon: 85, 1:00 pm - 4:30 pm: 95
line VII 6:45 am - 8:00 am: 54, 8:30 am - noon: 114, 1:00 pm - 4:30 pm: 94
Total 6:45 am - 8:00 am: 104, 8:30 am - noon: 199, 1:00 pm - 4:30 pm: 189
[line totals] line VII 230, line IX 262, [grand total] 492

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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
    01/26/1927; 01/27/1927
  • Author
    Noel F. Wheeler, British

Tombs and Monuments 3

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."