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Sunday, April 8, 1928 (continued)

(6) G 7784
Clearing on top of mastaba, east of room 'a'.
G 7784 A: Down 10 meters.

(7) G 7792
G 7792 A: in chamber i. Found in debris: gold pendant, one lid of canopic jar with head of [TRANSLITERATION], fragment: of canopic jar (limestone), ushabtis (broken), fragment: faience vessel, two large fragments of glass cup, one small pot.

(8) G 7901
In rooms 'b', 'c', 'd' and pits B and C.
Room 'b': Two pits, A and B in room. Cleared room only.
Room 'c': Cleared door blocking.
Room 'd': Cleared door blocking.

(9) G 7903
Clearing debris in rooms 'a' and 'b'.
Room 'a': Two rock-cut niches on west ,inscribed but on very bad stone.
Room 'b': Cleared.
G 7903 A: Room i, which is the northern chamber.
G 7903 B: Depth 3.32 meters. In chamber i and ii. Cleared room i. Room ii rock-cut on west, under room i: [ILLUSTRATION]

(10) G 7000 SE XLI, L, LI [G 7000 SE 41, 50, 51]
No. XLI [G 7000 SE 41]: Removed door blocking of south chamber. Built of dubsh, roofed with stones, against east side of G 7690. Body with head to north.
No. L [G 7000 SE 50]: Height .75 meters. Built of mud brick against G 7690. No chamber.
No. LI [G 7000 SE 51]: Height .9 meters. Chamber on south built of mud brick. roofed with stones. Cleared.

N.B. Building retaining wall at southeast extremity of area, to hold the dumps from remainder of southern part of area.

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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
    04/08/1928
  • Author
    Noel F. Wheeler, British

Tombs and Monuments 8

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."