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Saturday, August 7, 1926 (continued)

(1) G 7000 X (continued)
No. 737: resumed.
Gray muck and wood in southwest corner of room, boxes of cloth, from pages 653-655, 689, see A4025. Removed the east-west wood (top of box 2?). Removed the north-south bottom wood. Removed the gray muck, 8 - 10 cm thick the contents of the lower(?) box(?). Uncovered layer of north-south wood at two levels, on a rock and are 1 - 3 cm high. Not yet obvious that these are parts of same boarding. Potsherds in gray muck.

No. 874: See page 748 and A4047.
Fragments of gold disc (as No. 437 etc.) [ILLUSTRATION]

No. 875: See page 748 and A4047.
Gold sheet [ILLUSTRATION] W (maximum) 4, H 6
Under 874 - 875, is brown wood powder.

No. 842: resumed. See page 736, see page 748 and A4047.
(171)-(199) inlays from K.

*A4048: group 700, looking east
*A4049: no. 842 etc, looking east
*A4050: no. 737, looking south

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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.