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Saturday, January 29, 1927 (continued)

(5) G 7172 (continued)
G 7172 I: Depth 1.65 meters, built of dubsh, chamber on west, skeleton lying in chamber head to east.
[ILLUSTRATION]

(6) G 7173
Clearing debris on top of mastaba.
G 7173 A: Depth 1.55 meters, built of dubsh, chamber on south, closed with dubsh.
G 7173 B: Down 1.30 meters, built of dubsh.

(7) G 7259
G 7259 D: Down 10.0 meters.

(8) G 7100 SW II [G 7100 SW 2]
Roman burial, depth .95 meters, built of dubsh, north to south; skeleton head to north.
[ILLUSTRATION]

(9) G 7100 SW IV [G 7100 SW 4]
Roman burial, depth 0.90, built of dubsh, east to west.
[ILLUSTRATION]

(10) G 7100 SW V [G 7100 SW 5]
Roman burial, 0.95 in depth, built of dubsh; faience fragments found in debris.

(11) G 7100 SW VI [G 7100 SW 6]
Roman burial, built of dubsh and mud, north to south.

(12) G 7100 SW VII [G 7100 SW 7]
Roman burial, built of dubsh, north to south.

(13) G 7100 SW VIII [G 7100 SW 8]
Roman burial, 2.65 in depth, built of dubsh, chamber on west, closed with dubsh.

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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
    01/29/1927
  • Author
    Noel F. Wheeler, British

Tombs and Monuments 10

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."