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Diary Transcription:

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Thursday, November 4, 1926

Work on:
(1) G 7000 X

We did twenty-two pages of notes this day.

(1) G 7000 X
No. 1191: See A4387.
Red ware model basin.

No. 1189: See A4387. Potsherds (continuation of 1184).
(1-47) fragments of red ware tub, red ware bowl with open spout and two ledge handles, red ware basin with recurved rim and closed spout, etc.
(27), (29), (30), (31) red polished bowl [ILLUSTRATION].
(47) lump of filling plaster.
[ILLUSTRATION] L 14, W 60, H 2.7

No. 1190: see A4387. (Continuation of no. 1188), potsherds.
(1-140) fragments mostly of red brown ware and red ware jars of types as 1201 and 1207, also red ware tub, etc.
(141) sweepings at this level: fragments, wood, crumbs of cloth, scraps of pottery, etc.

No. 1189: resumed (see above).
(48-65) potsherds. Many large fragments of red ware bowl [ILLUSTRATION], red ware tub, red ware basin with recurved rim and close spout, WSR jar, WSR basin [ILLUSTRATION]; red ware model basin, etc.
(49-50) large red ware lid (?) with handle.
(52) large red ware lid (?) with two large handles.
(53), (54) large red ware lid with loop handle.

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  • 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
  • Author
    George Andrew Reisner, American, 1867–1942

Tombs and Monuments 1

Published Documents 1

Photos 1

People 1

Modern People

  • George Andrew Reisner

    • Type Author
    • Nationality & Dates American, 1867–1942
    • Remarks Egyptologist, archaeologist; Referred to as "the doctor" and "mudir" (Arabic for "director") in the excavation records. Nationality and life dates from Who was Who in Egyptology.