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Saturday, April 7, 1928 (continued)

(10) G 7000 SE (continued)
No. XLVIII [G 7000 SE 48]: Height .45 meters. Built of dubsh, north to south. Cleared.
No. XLIX [G 7000 SE 49]: Height 1.1 meters. Built of dubsh; chamber on east built of stone and dubsh. Cleared.

Sunday, April 8, 1928
Twenty-fourth day of work.

Locals: 60

Cars emptied, line VII:
6:00 - 7:30: 4
8:00 - 12:00: 7
1:15 - 5:25: 6
total: 17

Work on:
(1) G 7350 C
(2) G 7690 east of
(3) G 7777 Y, Z
(4) G 7779 east of
(5) G 7782 B
(6) G 7784 A
(7) G 7892 A
(8) G 7901 [b, c, d]
(9) G 7903 A, B
(10) G 7000 SE XLI, L, LI [G 7000 SE 41, 50, 51]

(1) G 7350
G 7350 C: In chamber No.ii. Debris: rksh, dubsh. Rock-cut bench on west. Cleared room No.ii.

(2) East of G 7690
Clearing debris from east of mastaba. Uncovered G 7000 SE L, LI, LII [G 7000 SE 50, G 7000 SE 51, G 7000 SE 52].

(3) G 7777
Clearing debris. Uncovered pits Y and Z.
G 7777 Y: Depth .8 meters. Rock-cut. No chamber.
G 7777 Z: Down 2.3 meters. Rock-cut.

(4) East of G 7779
Clearing east of mastaba.

(5) G 7782
G 7782 B: Depth 2.7 meters. Chamber rock-cut on west; open. 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
    04/07/1928; 04/08/1928
  • Author
    Noel F. Wheeler, British

Tombs and Monuments 15

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."