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Diary Transcription:

microfilm: begin page 704

Saturday, February 26, 1927 (continued)

(4) G 7440 (continued)
[ILLUSTRATION]
G 7440 Y [= G 7441]: Down 2.80 meters. Built of stones above, rock-cut below.

(5) G 7520
G 7520 X: Clearing chamber I. Found in debris: faience fragments, fragment of copper figure.

Sunday, February 27, 1927
Thirty-seventh day of work

Cars emptied:
line IX 6:30 am - 8:00 am: 68, 8:30 - 12:00: 200, 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm: 220
[Total] 488

Work on:
(1) Street G 7400
(2) G 7000 X
(3) south of mastaba G 7330 X, Y
(4) mastaba G 7430, W [= G 7441]
(5) mastaba G 7440, Q, Y [G 7440 Y = G 7441]

(1) Street G 7400
Clearing debris north of G 7440 Y. Uncovered pit G 7430 W, and the north end of G 7440 a.

microfilm: end page 704

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
    02/26/1927; 02/27/1927
  • Author
    Noel F. Wheeler, British

Tombs and Monuments 5

Published Documents 2

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."