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Diary Transcription:

microfilm: begin page 616

Wednesday, November 17, 1926 (continued)

(1) G 7000 X (continued)

No. 1443: fragment gold sheet from middle of gold pole. L 20.7, W 11.1 (D 3.7).

Wheeler drew space behind coffin; scale 1:5, pages 1522-3.

No. 1444: two fragments thin gold sheet as from 1374. See page 1518 and A4444.
(a) six rills: L 7.2, W 6.7
(b) five + rills: L 2.8, W 4.8

No. 1446: gold sheet thin. See pages 1522-3, A4446.
[ILLUSTRATION] L 12.0, W 14.2

No. 1447: stiff gold from beam 1405; See pages 1522-3, A4446.
[ILLUSTRATION] L 17.6, W 10.45

No. 1448: copper corner socket (from 1405?) with staple. See pages 1522-3, A4446.
[ILLUSTRATION]

No. 1449: fragment of gold roof pole, badly crumpled, torn at both ends. L 93.4, W 11.0+/- (= D 3.7). See pages 1522-3 and A4446.

microfilm: end page 616

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
    11/17/1926
  • Author
    George Andrew Reisner, American, 1867–1942
  • Mentioned on page
    Noel F. Wheeler, British

Tombs and Monuments 1

Published Documents 2

Photos 1

People 2

Modern People

  • George Andrew Reisner

    • Type Author
    • Nationality & Dates American, 1867–1942
    • Remarks Egyptologist, archaeologist; Referred to as "the doctor" and "mudir" (Arabic for "director") in the excavation records. Nationality and life dates from Who was Who in Egyptology.
  • Noel F. Wheeler

    • Type Mentioned on page
    • 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."