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Diary Transcription:

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Sunday, May 9, 1926 (continued)

We then removed the great sheet (Y)-2, 445 and the inlay still in place and fitted to it No. 440 and its inlay.


*A3814: area under 445 = decayed wood and plaster over (Z)-6

Monday, May 10, 1926

Cool weather.

Work on:
(1) G 7000 X

(1) G 7000 X
Cleaned up area over (Z)-6 (under (Y)-2) exposing a number of strips and bands of gold and inlays lying over (Z)-6.
*A3815: of these objects
Drew plan 1:2 scale of these objects.
Removed 446: (1)-(64) displaced inlays etc. from

microfilm: end page 342


  • 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 5

Photos 1

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.