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Wednesday, April 10, 1929 (continued)

(2) Street G 7600 (continued)
G 7600 V: Found in room I: iron hammer head (modern).
G 7600 W: In room I. Cleared. [ILLUSTRATION]
G 7600 X: In rooms i and iii: removed body from room i, found in debris: two copper punches ([ILLUSTRATION] - section). In room iii. Removed slab lid of coffins, debris of black dust and mummy (head north).
G 7600 Y: Depth 11.2 meters. Found in chamber debris: ushabtis and fragments, part of glass vessel, faience amulet, potsherds.
G 7600 Z: Depth 10.65 meters. Chamber, open, rock-cut on west. Three inner rooms: ii on north with limestone sarcophagus open; iii on west, open with limestone sarcophagus; iv on west, open.

[ILLUSTRATION]

(3) G 7650
Clearing south of mastaba. Debris: rubble, fallen blocks, and sand.
G 7650 W: Removed stones of door blocking. Found in room debris: copper ladle (?), copper fragments of tools, one jar, one bowl. [ILLUSTRATION]
G 7650 Z: In rooms iii and iv. Found in iii: ushabti fragments, faience bead (?). Cleared rooms iii and iv.

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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
    04/10/1929
  • Author
    Noel F. Wheeler, British

Tombs and Monuments 8

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."