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Sunday, October 24, 1926 (continued)

(1) G 7000 X (continued)
(N.B. see pages 1039 - 1042 and A4356)
No. 1312: Cylinder copper socket for bottom end of pole. Eight copper nails. Single sheet rolled in cylinder with overlapped edges, flange hammered down. [ILLUSTRATION]

No. 1313: Conical copper socket for upper end of pole, technique like 1312 [ILLUSTRATION]

No. 1314: Cylindrical copper sheath from bottom end of pole [ILLUSTRATION]
Continued end of pole, remains of plaster setting, red plaster [ILLUSTRATION]

No. 1315: Cylindrical copper sheath for bottom of pole, either split or incomplete [ILLUSTRATION]

No. 1172: See A4355.
(161) swept up wood, cloth, sand, pottery decay, bits of clay, bits of copper over this area of potsherds.

No. 1316: See pages 1039/1042 and A4356.
Fragments of cross rilled gold sheet from beam [ILLUSTRATION]

No. 1169: See A4356.
(246)-(274) potsherds, mainly types 1201 and 1207, some of very large size.

*A4361: no. 1172, looking northeast

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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

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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.