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Diary Transcription:

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Sunday, November 7, 1926 (continued)

(1) G 7000 X (continued)

No. 1199: continued
(37) red ware model plate 2/5 [ILLUSTRATION] D 11.6, 5.5; H 1.3
(58) red ware basin incomplete [ILLUSTRATION] D 8.7, 3.9; H 2.3
(60) red ware model (2/5) [ILLUSTRATION] D 9.8, 4.8; H 1.6
(64) fragment of red polished bowl [ILLUSTRATION]
(65) incomplete red ware jar [ILLUSTRATION] H 10.2, D shoulder 9.7, 6.7

No. 1401: flint flake. See pages 1368-9, A4400
[ILLUSTRATION] L 10.4, W 27.5

No. 1402: red ware model basin
[ILLUSTRATION] D 8.0, 3.6; H 2.2

*A4401: No. 1199 etc, looking east, foreshore.
*A4402: No. 1199 etc, looking east, pottery.

Removed more from 1303 (see above).
Packed 1302 and 1303 and sent up.

No. 1199: resumed. See A4401, potsherds
(94-133) potsherds as before.
see A4402
(134-176) many fragments of red ware tub and as before.
(164) (b) buried in load on (164) a fragment of clay sealing, rest illegible.
[ILLUSTRATION with GLYPHS]

Wheeler drew elevation of stones piled in unfinished cot in east wall, scale 1:5. See page 1433 (No. 1404).

*A4403: pottery 1199 etc, looking east-eastnorth.

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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
    11/07/1926
  • Author
    George Andrew Reisner, American, 1867–1942
  • Mentioned on page
    Noel F. Wheeler, British

Tombs and Monuments 1

Published Documents 1

Photos 1

People 2

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.
  • Noel F. Wheeler

    • Type Mentioned on page
    • 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."