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Wednesday, September 29, 1926 (continued)

(1) G 7000 X (continued)
No. 1090: resumed. See A4256.
(7)-(9) three smaller fragments which were under (6).
On them was charcoal, copper and wood, and under and around them much charcoal.

No. 1073: resumed. See A4254.
(70)-(76) miscellaneous potsherds types 1201, 1207, etc.

Nos. 1092 - 1096: See A4253 and A4256.
East-west wood lying over this nest of bowls. Some of the wood has cross fibers which we do not understand (not matting or basket work), (nor papyrus).

No. 1068: See A4254.
(122)-(132) fragments (some decayed) of the jars already found in this group of red brown ware types 1201 and 1207. Also decayed red polished flaring bowl.

*A4260: nos. 1068, 1073, 1078, etc, looking east-eastsouth
*B6066: no. 1300, looking east
*A4261: general of south group, looking east-northeast

Thursday, September 30, 1926

Work on:
(1) G 7000 X

(1) G 7000 X
No. 1092: See A4260 and pages 1085/1088.
Red ware model basin [ILLUSTRATION]
Crossed by wood (a), load of rubbish. Was inside 1093.

No. 1093: See as above.
Red ware model basin [ILLUSTRATION]
Held 1092 and was inside 1094.

No. 1094: See as above.
Alabaster bowl [ILLUSTRATION]

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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
    09/29/1926; 09/30/1926
  • Author
    George Andrew Reisner, American, 1867–1942

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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.