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Diary Transcription:

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Thursday, October 7, 1926 (continued)

(1) G 7000 X (continued)
No. 1118: Inlays on the pile of rubbish against west side of southwest corner of coffin, see pages 1162/1163 and A4293.
(1)-(39) inlays of types as 701 - 710 etc.

*A4297: no. 1118, looking east

No. 1077: Removed collapsed upper part of basket (i.e. bottom of basket exposing lid and remains of mouth of basket (j - m). Diameter of lid about 20.5 cm.

No. 801: See pages 1162/1163, A4293 and previous shots.
Finely rilled gold sheet, doubled over on itself. [ILLUSTRATION]

No. 1118: See A4297.
(40)-(47) inlays as before.

No. 821: See page 1162/1163 and A4297 etc.
Fragments of rilled sheet (bottom of 801?) [ILLUSTRATION]

No. 1119 See A4297 etc., and pages 1162/1163.
Copper staple partially cased in gold [ILLUSTRATION]

No. 1118:
(48)-(114) inlays as before.

*A4298: no. 1118, looking east
*A4299: no. 1077, looking east

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  • 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
  • Author
    George Andrew Reisner, American, 1867–1942

Tombs and Monuments 1

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People 1

Modern People

  • George Andrew Reisner

    • Type Author
    • Nationality & Dates American, 1867–1942
    • Remarks Egyptologist, archaeologist; Referred to as "the doctor" and "mudir" (Arabic for "director") in the excavation records. Nationality and life dates from Who was Who in Egyptology.