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Sunday, July 25, 1926 (continued)

(1) G 7000 X (continued)
No. 760: See page 664 and A4005.
Gold sheet, rilled, rolled and crumpled, cloth print on gesso on back.
[ILLUSTRATION] L 17.5, W 13.15

No. 738: Gold sheet, rilled, cloth print on gesso on back, lay face down.
[ILLUSTRATION] L 31.9, W 20.5
On it wood and 759(21)-(22)

No. 734: Gold sheet, rilled, no traces of gesso, face up
When 734 was lifted, nine deben rings of silver became visible (see A4007 and A4008) stuck together and decreasing in size from north-south. armlets? [ILLUSTRATION] Nos. 8 and 9 are broken and all are more or less oxidized with inlays further out. Four dragonflies and four carnelian discs on each ring.

*A4006: under 738, looking south
*A4007: deben rings, looking south
*A4008: rings and sheets, 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.