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Monday, January 31, 1927 (continued)

(4) G 7331
Clearing top of mastaba G 7331 which is in street G 7300, and clearing two pits which are built against the east face of G 7330. Outside the east face of G 7331 are G 7331 X and Y.
G 7331 A: Depth 3.30 meters, built of dubsh against east wall of G 7330, chamber on west.
[ILLUSTRATION]
G 7331 X: Roman, .80 meters deep, built of dubsh against east side of G 7331.
[ILLUSTRATION]
G 7331 Y: Depth 1.25 meters, built of mudbrick on east and north butts on G 7331 on west; chamber on north closed with dubsh.

(5) G 7430
Clearing southwards on top of mastaba, uncovering Roman mudbrick constructions, G 7400 Pt iii and iv. Fragments of bone and copper found in debris of Pt iii.
G 7430 B: Down 8.35 meters; found in filling small faience figure and faience fragments.

(6) G 7332
G 7332 A: Down 5.30 meters, built of dubsh above, cut in gebel below. Built against east face of G 7330.

Tuesday, February 1, 1927
Day of rest.

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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
    01/31/1927; 02/01/1927
  • Author
    Noel F. Wheeler, British

Tombs and Monuments 6

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."