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Friday, November 19, 1926 (continued)

(1) G 7000 X (continued)

No. 1461: resumed.
(8) copper socket at upper end of jamb.
[ILLUSTRATION] south end as it lay behind coffin.
(7) gold staple, holes in side (b) at 18.5-20.7 from south
(6) gold staple, holes in side (b) at 74.9-76.8
(5) gold staple, holes in side (b) at 131.3-133.4
(4) gold staple, holes in side (b) at 187.6-190.0
(3) copper staple, holes in side (b) at 200.8
Total length 208.7+
*A4460: No. 1461, looking south

No. 1465 (W): potsherds, continuation of 1462 (q.v.). B6094.
(1)-(75) red ware tub, red brown ware jars as 1201, 1207, red ware models, etc.

No. 1461 (d): resumed, wood, etc. belonging to 1461. See A4459 and pages 1543-4.
(d)(i) northern section of wood
(1) copper tenon north end
(3) copper staple on side (b) [ILLUSTRATION]
(4) gold staple on side (b) and three fragments of gold
(d)(ii) this section was disintegrated and was swept up, adjoins (i) on south
gap between (ii) and (iii)
(d)(iii) wood, adjoins (iv) on north
(6) gold staple on side (b)
(d)(iv) wood on south end
(7) gold staple on side (b) (end broken off)
(8) copper staple on side (b)

No. 1461
(e) north half of gold sheet back of doorjamb 1461
(k) south half of gold sheet back of doorjamb 1461
(f), (g), (h), (i), (j) fragments and scraps of gold sheet from beams which were lifted up.
(9) two fragments copper sheath at south end of 1461.

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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
    11/19/1926
  • Author
    George Andrew Reisner, American, 1867–1942

Tombs and Monuments 1

Published Documents 4

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.