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Diary Transcription:

microfilm: begin page 507

Monday, September 13, 1926

Work on:
(1) G 7000 X

(1) G 7000 X
Wheeler drew plan of 1200 on page 1016 (notes), scale 1:5 and added details to plan on page 952/953.

For the following see page 1016 and A4167.

No. 1290: Red ware model basin [ILLUSTRATION] D 8, H 3.6.

No. 1291: Fragment of sandstone, one flat surface.

No. 1292: Fragment of limestone.

No. 1266:
(j) swept up sand, wood, gray muck, string, etc.
(73)-(82) fragments of big coarse red ware basin and from pieces of WSR.
(k) swept up sand under (73)-(82).
(84)-(86) two fragments of the basin and one of WSR jar.

*A4169: no. 1200 as is, looking east

Wheeler added 1293, 1294 to page 1016.

No. 1293: (1) and (2) two flint flakes [ILLUSTRATION]

No. 1294: Irregular lump of limestone (local).

No. 1295: Alabaster bowl [ILLUSTRATION]

No. 1296: Group of potsherds and lumps of "gray muck" (cloth) between 1297 and 1298.
(1)-(4) fragments red ware as 1201 and 1207.

microfilm: end page 507

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
    09/13/1926
  • 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."