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Diary Transcription:

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Friday, April 27, 1928 (continued)

(6) G 7500 Pt VI, X to XIII
No. VI [G 7500 Pt VI]. Clearing debris and outline of walls.
No. X [G 7500 Pt X]. Clearing debris and outline of walls. Found in debris at north end of room: fragments: faience bottle, faience amulets, pottery head of bull (one horn broken). Cleared.
No. XI [G 7500 Pt XI]. Found in debris: ushabti fragment (inscribed), faience vessel fragments, two small pottery cups, two pots.
No. XII [G 7500 Pt XII]. Cleared.
No. XIII [G 7500 Pt XIII]. Cleared.

[ILLUSTRATION]

(7) G 7000 SE LX [G 7000 SE 60]
Removed door blocking and cleared.

Saturday, April 28, 1928
Forty-first day of work.

Locals: 53

Cars emptied, line XI:
5:10 - 7:30: 86
8:00 - 12:00: 156
1:50 - 5:30: 155
total: 397

Work on:
(1) G 7500 street
(2) G 7540
(3) G 7779 B

(1) Street G 7500
Removing brick walls of G 7500 Pt VII and debris of rksh below. Found in debris: broken pot, two alabaster rings, fragment of inscribed limestone (from wall relief)

microfilm: end page 833

Details

  • 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
    04/27/1928; 04/28/1928
  • Author
    Noel F. Wheeler, British

Tombs and Monuments 15

Published Documents 1

Photos 1

People 1

Modern People

  • Noel F. Wheeler

    • Type Author
    • 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."