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Diary Transcription:

microfilm: begin page 406

Friday, July 16, 1926

Work on:
(1) G 7000 X

(1) G 7000 X
*A3973: nos. 701 - 710, 620 etc, looking east-northeast.

Wheeler drew plan 1:1 scale of 701d, 703, see page 612 (notes)

No. 675: continued.
Brushing off of wood on rock.

Removed No. 701d part of row 1, south end.
part of group 3 of row 2
part of group 4 of row 2
see page 612 (notes) and A3971.

No. 711: Black wood, remains of panel of 620
Under this is 701(e)

No. 712: Black wood, part of 711.

*A3974: no. 701E, etc, looking east-eastsouth

No. 703: See page 612 (notes) and A3973.
On gold sheet 704:
Flower element, group 5 of row 3.
feather element, group 4 of row 3.
and borders.

Wheeler drew plan 1:1 scale of 701E see page 615 (notes).

No. 701E: See page 615 and A3974.
end of row 1
group 5 of row 2, and borders
group 4 of row 2, and borders
group 5 of row 3, and borders
Brushed up rubbish under 701d - e, 701a, 701b, 703

microfilm: end page 406


  • 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
  • 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."