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Diary Transcription:

microfilm: begin page 599

Saturday, November 6, 1926

Work on:
(1) G 7000 X

(1) G 7000 X
No. 1374 continued
Removed wood i-ix with staples (4), (5), (6), (9), (10), (11), (12), (15) and (14).

[ILLUSTRATION]

Removed gold sheets at ends, were detached already: (f), (g).
Packed all and sent up.

*A4397: top of coffin, looking north northeast.
*A4398: group south of coffin, looking east (a bit north).

No. 1376: part of a gold roof beam which lay partly under and partly inside of 1374.
L 203.1 cm
[ILLUSTRATION]
(1) copper socket
(2) tie staple
(3) tie staple
(4-9) side hooks
(10-12) cylinder pole sockets (small one)
As the beam lay side (b) was up, side (c) looking east.
The structurally correct position is the same, side (b) up.
Treated and removed wood.
Packed on board and sent up.

No. 1396: see pages 1368-9 and A4397.
Copper bar from slot-tie
side view [ILLUSTRATION] L 7.9

microfilm: end page 599

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
    11/06/1926
  • 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.