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Thursday, February 3, 1927 (continued)

(5) G 7430
G 7430 B: Depth 13.50 meters.
G 7430 X: Down 6.80 meters, built of stones.

Friday, February 4, 1927
seventeenth day of work

cars emptied:
line IX 6:00 am - 8:00 am: 76, 8:30 am - 12:00: 160, 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm: 146
Total 382

Work on:
(1) G 7144 A, B, D, O
(2) G 7159 B
(3) G 7169 C, D
(4) G 7172 A, B, C, E, F, G
(5) G 7300 street
(6) south of G 7141
(7) south of G 7330 and B
(8) G 7332 X, T, Y
(9) G 7340 on top
(10) G 7430 B, X

(1) G 7144
Opened the door sealings of Pits A, B, D, O; planned pits and began clearing chambers.

(2) G 7159
G 7159 B: Opened door sealing; planned and began clearing.

(3) G 7169
G 7169 C, G 7169 D: Opened door sealings; planned and began clearing.

(4) G 7172
G 7172 A, G 7172 B, G 7172 C, G 7172 F, G 7172 G: Opened door sealings; planned pits, and began clearing chambers.

(5) Street G 7300
Clearing street G 7300, south of mastaba G 7332, between G 7332 X and G 7332 Y; found fragment of diorite vessel.

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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
    02/03/1927; 02/04/1927
  • Author
    Noel F. Wheeler, British

Tombs and Monuments 9

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."