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Thursday, September 16, 1926 (continued)

(1) G 7000 X (continued)
No. 1047: resumed. See A4183.
(63)-(103) potsherds of same types as before.
Also (70) large fragments of shallow plate [ILLUSTRATION].

Area No. 1048 between 1032 and 1037 and eastward, see A4175, picked up copper and then the wood resting against 1032.

No. 1032: See page 607, A4175 and A4145.
Alabaster jar [ILLUSTRATION] H 18.1
Inside much wood intrusive and dust and part of original contents (flaky white).

No. 1037: See page 607 and A4175, A4145.
Alabaster bowl [ILLUSTRATION] H 6.3, D 21.5
Piece missing out of rim.

No. 1049: See page 607 and A4145, A4175.
Pottery bowl (behind 1037).
Red brown ware basin with convex base, rim broken away and missing. [ILLUSTRATION].

*A4184: no. 1047 as is, looking north
*A4185: no. 1047 wood on west, looking north
*B6043: no. 1048 etc, looking east

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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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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.