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Saturday, February 5, 1927 (continued)

(4) G 7172 (continued)
G 7172 F: Cleared chamber.
[ILLUSTRATION]
G 7172 G: Opened door blocking.
[ILLUSTRATION]

(5) G 7249
G 7249 A: Opened door blocking: sarcophagus cut in rock, with lid in place, four limestone canopic jars at head (south), and remains of pottery vessels. Lids fallen from jars. Chamber on west, and cutting on south at door of pit.

(6) G 7330
G 7330 B: Clearing chambers XVI to XXII. Found in debris of room XVI, faience beads, four faience ushabtis (small) and fragments.

(7) G 7340
Clearing on top of mastaba, found fragments of alabaster statue, flint fragments.

(8) G 7430
G 7430 B: In chamber I on south, clearing debris. Another chamber on south, no. II, full of radeem, only a cutting in the rock.

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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
    02/05/1927
  • Author
    Noel F. Wheeler, British

Tombs and Monuments 4

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."