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Diary Transcription:

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Thursday, February 17, 1927
Twenty-eighth day of work

Cars emptied:
line IX 6:45 am - 8:00 am: 64, 8:30 - 12:00: 205, 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm: 162
[Total] 431

Work on:
(1) Pit G 7168 D
(2) Pit G 7440 X
(3) Street south of G 7510
(4) G 7520 and Pits A, Q, R, S, T, Z

(1) G 7168
G 7168 D: Chamber cleared.
[ILLUSTRATION]

(2) G 7440
G 7440 X: Chamber I, clearing debris.

(3) South of G 7510
Clearing debris in avenue between G 7510 and G 7520. Found in debris: one knee of squatting statue, diorite, (about life-size).
[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
    02/17/1927
  • Author
    Noel F. Wheeler, British

Tombs and Monuments 4

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."