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Diary Transcription:

microfilm: begin page 559

Thursday, October 14, 1926 (continued)

(1) G 7000 X (continued)
No. 1152: See page 1231 and A4316.
Copper implement [ILLUSTRATION]

No. 1159: See page 1231 and A4316.
Copper implement, exactly like 1152, L 5.7+, W 2.8, Th .25, sharpened edges.

No. 1118: See pages 1219/1220 and A4315.
Inlays etc
(836)-(845) in order face down [ILLUSTRATION] (as No. 701 rows 2 and 3)
(846)-(930) inlays, scraps of gold etc.

*A4318: area around southwest corner of coffin, looking northeast

Friday, October 15, 1926

Work on:
(1) G 7000 X

(1) G 7000 X
Wheeler drew area 1118 etc., scale 1:1, pages 1241 - 1248.

No. 1118:
(931)-(1024) inlays, scraps of gold, plaster, etc. as before.
(970)-(976) stone inlays from deben rings.
(962)-(969), (979) and (980), beads [ILLUSTRATION]

No. 1164: See page 1244 and A4318.
[ILLUSTRATION] part of 1124 (q.v.)

No. 1118:
(1025)-(1034) inlays as before.

No. 1165: See pages 1241/1242 and A4312.
Area east of 1115 and 1116
(1)-(50) inlays etc, as No. 701, etc.

No. 1166:
Area southwest of corner of coffin
(a), (b) wood on surface.
(1)-(50) inlays as 1118.
(c) sweeps to floor.

*A4319: area south of southwest corner of coffin, looking east [SYMBOL]

microfilm: end page 559

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
    10/14/1926; 10/15/1926
  • Mentioned on page
    Noel F. Wheeler, British
  • Author
    George Andrew Reisner, American, 1867–1942

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."