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Saturday, June 19, 1926 (continued)

(1) G 7000 X (continued)
[No. 552a: (continued)]
greater part was face down but S end was twisted over.
The wood of core beyond end of 552a became visible but it lies outside 552b which has slipped down to north. This wood lies over the wood running east-west, which in turn lies over the alabaster bowls.
Took further measurements and added details to plan on page 492.

Removed the dec. gold bar No. 559. Inside is resin (?) thin layer on east and mere stain on west.

Removed Nos. 560 and 561: as above.
Removed No. 562: Crude work not like above.

*A3897: remains of wood under 559 - 562
*A3898: ditto, more distant

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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

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  • 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.