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Saturday, November 23, 1929 (continued)

(1) Street G 7700
East of G 7754 and G 7755. Clearing area of mastaba G 7761.

[ILLUSTRATION]

(2) G 7060
G 7060 B: Transporting sarcophagus and lid to south gate; building roadways.

(3) G 7510
Clearing top of mastaba east and north of pit B.

(4) G 7754
Clearing debris over mastaba: rubble, sand, and mud brick.
G 7754 X: Depth 2.95 meters, rock-cut, chamber on east, door blocking broken.
G 7754 Y: Opened door blocking. Full of debris, disturbed. [ILLUSTRATION]
G 7754 Z: Opened door blocking. Roof fallen in. Cleared. [ILLUSTRATION]

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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
    11/23/1929
  • Author
    Noel F. Wheeler, British

Tombs and Monuments 8

  • G 7060

    • Site Name Eastern Cemetery
  • G 7510

    • Site Name Eastern Cemetery
  • G 7750

    • Site Name Eastern Cemetery
  • G 7752

    • Site Name Eastern Cemetery
  • G 7754

    • Site Name Eastern Cemetery
  • G 7755

    • Site Name Eastern Cemetery
  • G 7761

    • Site Name Eastern Cemetery
  • Street G 7700

    • Site Name Eastern Cemetery

Published Documents 1

Photos 1

People 1

Modern People

  • Noel F. Wheeler

    • Type Author
    • 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."