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Diary Transcription:

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Saturday, February 16, 1929 (continued)

(1) Street G 7400
Clearing debris east of north end of G 7430.

(2) G 7562
Clearing late graves on top of mastaba.

(3) G 7563
Clearing mastaba. Found pit B.
G 7563 B: Depth 2.4 meters. Built of rubble. Room on south cleared.

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(4) G 7566
G 7566 A: Depth 3.15 meters. No room.
G 7566 B: Depth 3.4 meters. Room on south, of mud brick. Cleared.

[ILLUSTRATION]

(5) G 7567
G 7567 A: Depth 3.6 meters. Room on west.

(6) G 7568
G 7568 A: Depth 3.1 meters. Room on north. Cleared.

[ILLUSTRATION]

G 7568 B: Depth 3.15 meters. Room on north. Cleared. (Similar to pit A.)

(7) G 7569
Clearing rubble mastaba. Found pit C.
G 7569 C: Depth 1.7 meters. Built of rubble. Room on west. Cleared.

[ILLUSTRATION]

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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
    02/16/1929
  • Author
    Noel F. Wheeler, British

Tombs and Monuments 8

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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."