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Sunday, October 10, 1926 (continued)

(1) G 7000 X (continued)
No. 1118: continued. See plan page 1200 (notes)
(437)-(471) inlays etc, from panel as 701, etc.

No. 1137: See A4304.
Tangled mass of gold frame (fringe) and inlays fallen down from canopy.
(a) picked up wood lying on 1137.
(b) cleaned up wood and dust under 1137.

*A4305: no. 1137 sub etc, looking east

No. 1118: resumed. See pages 1196/1197 (red where under 1136, etc.) and A4303.
(472) inlay [ILLUSTRATION], height 1.8, belongs to [ILLUSTRATION] in No. 1124 (q.v.).
(473)-(478) border inlays of (479).
(479) and (480) row (1) of panel as No. 701 [ILLUSTRATION]
(481) decayed bars of 479 and 480, under them, displaced inlays (see plan 1203).

Wheeler drew No. 1118 south on page 1203, scale 1:1.

No. 1118: continued. See page 1200.
(482)-(511) inlays, etc., this continues (480) towards north [ILLUSTRATION]

No. 1138: See page 1200 etc., A4303 etc.
Gold sheet rilled, face down [ILLUSTRATION]

*A4306: no. 1118, looking east

No. 1118: resumed. See page 1203 and A4306.
(512)-(571) inlays, as (701) etc.

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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
  • Mentioned on page
    Noel F. Wheeler, British

Tombs and Monuments 1

Published Documents 1

Photos 1

People 2

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.
  • Noel F. Wheeler

    • Type Mentioned on page
    • 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."