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Saturday, September 25, 1926 (continued)

(1) G 7000 X (continued)
No. 1038: See B6057 and pages 1038 - 1042.
Alabaster cylinder jar.
Over it, wood of No. 1070. Inside extraneous wood, and gray muck, also part of original contents, fragments of dark mess. A ring mark shows the original level of the contents. [ILLUSTRATION]

No. 1039: See B6057, pages 1039/1042.
Alabaster cylinder jar [ILLUSTRATION] H 14.7
Mouth, stone-bored, body, cylinder-bored.
On top, wood of 1070. In mouth, a little wood and dust. Inside, granular brown substance, original contents.

*B6059: nos. 1040 - 1044, looking northeast

No. 1040: See B6057 and B6059 and pages 1039/1042.
Alabaster cylinder jar [ILLUSTRATION]
(a) on side against 1041, fragments of black leather (cf. 1023) and wood.
(b) on top and on north, wood of 1070.
(c) inside mouth, wood etc.
Apparently no trace of original contents remains.

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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

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  • 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.