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Diary Transcription:

microfilm: begin page 766

Wednesday, April 27, 1927 (continued)

(2) G 7530 (continued)
Room (a) west wall, north end:
[GLYPHS] (a child)
West wall, north end, next door:
[GLYPHS]
Room (b), east wall, between doors:
[GLYPHS]

Thursday, April 28, 1927

[Work on:
(1) G 7500]

(1) Street G 7500
Clearing debris before door of G 7530 a. Uncovered wall of stone blocks at north side, and reached the rock floor.
[ILLUSTRATION]
Completed packing cases nos. MFA 268, 269, and 270 in camp.

Saturday, April 30, 1927

[Work on:
(1) G 7500
(2) G 7350]

(1) Street G 7500
Clearing debris from street in front of G 7530 a. Uncovered mudbrick work south of door to tomb, and a pit. Found in debris: one granite hammer stone.

(2) G 7350
Clearing stones for survey on east face. Found inscribed fragment of limestone.

microfilm: end page 766

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
    04/27/1927; 04/28/1927; 04/29/1927; 04/30/1927
  • Author
    Noel F. Wheeler, British

Tombs and Monuments 3

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."