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Sunday, March 25, 1928 (continued)

(2) G 7691 (continued)
G 7691 K: Cleared pit and chamber.
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G 7691 L: Depth 2.40 meters. Cleared.
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G 7691 O: Depth 0.60 meters. Built of mud-brick and dubsh, east to west.
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G 7691 P: Depth 1.0 meter. Built of dubsh, east to west. Roof broken.
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G 7691 Q: Depth 1.0 meter. Built of dubsh, north to south. Roof broken.
G 7691 R: Depth 0.75 meters. Built of dubsh and mudbrick, east to west.
G 7691 S: Depth 0.95 meters. Built of dubsh and mudbrick, east to west.

(3) G 7692
Clearing debris on top of mastaba. Found three Roman copper coins(?) much oxidized. Uncovered pits.
G 7692 B: Depth 2.50 meters, cleared.
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G 7692 C: Depth 0.35 meters. Built of dubsh, east to west, roof broken.
G 7692 D: Depth 0.70 meters. Built of dubsh, north to south, roof broken.
G 7692 E: Depth 0.60 meters. Built of dubsh, north to south, roof broken.
G 7692 F: Depth 0.50 meters. Built of dubsh, east to west, roof broken.
G 7692 G: Depth 1.80 meters. Built of dubsh above, rock-cut below, no room.
G 7692 H: Depth 1.70 meters. Built of dubsh and mudbrick, room on north, roof broken.
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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
    03/25/1928
  • Author
    Noel F. Wheeler, British

Tombs and Monuments 2

  • G 7691

    • Site Name Eastern Cemetery
  • G 7692

    • Site Name Eastern Cemetery

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."