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Diary Transcription:

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Saturday, May 4, 1929 (continued)

(1) Street G 7000
G 7000 Y: Removed stones of door blocking and cleared.

(2) G 7152
G 7152 A: Removed door blocking stones. Clearing chamber. Sarcophagus of rough limestone, broken into.

(3) Street G 7300
Preparing roadway for sarcophagus from G 7340 X.

(4) South of G 7350
Preparing roadway for sarcophagus from G 7350 A.

(5) Street G 7300
Preparing roadway for sarcophagus from G 7340 X.

(6) Street G 7600
East of G 7660, clearing southwards. Uncovered late grave No. G 7000 SE 165.

(7) G 7660
G 7660 B: In Room i. Room ii west of Room i. Clearing.

(8) G 7661
G 7661 C: Removed door blocking of chamber.

(9) Street G 7700
East of G 7750. Clearing northwards. Found: faience beads and amulets [29-5-35, 29-5-36, 29-5-37, 29-5-38], fragment of copper ring [29-5-34].

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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
    05/04/1929
  • Author
    Noel F. Wheeler, British

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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."