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Sunday, September 26, 1926 (continued)

(1) G 7000 X (continued)
No. 1074: Complete pottery bowl, red ware, recurved rim, hollow spout, lay mouth down. Contents: sand partly adhering to bottom inside (i.e. dried wet sand), partly dribbled down below. [ILLUSTRATION]

*A4241: nos. 1075, 1076, 1071, looking east

No. 1071: resumed. See A4241.
(103)-(106) fragments, thick red ware bowl with two handle and spout (as 1075) and a model red ware basin [ILLUSTRATION]

No. 1090: See A4241.
A large red ware bowl with two handles and spout (as 1075), lies broken in place, removed two fragments (1) and (2).

No. 1075: See A4241.
Large red ware bowl with two handles and spout. Two handles opposite each other but not in middle [ILLUSTRATION]
Inside 1075 is a load largely intrusive, fragments of wood, charcoal and scraps of WSR and red ware potsherds. Over this lies some sand fallen down from contents of 1074. Under this load is caked deposit of soft gray substance which appears to be the remains of the original contents.

*B6062: no. 1076, looking east

No. 1076: Large bowl as 1075, D 3.85, H 13.9.

No. 1071: (107) fragments of red ware tub.

*A4242: area under 1076 etc., looking east [SYMBOL]

No. 1074 sub: swept up.

see notes page 1103

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  • 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
  • Author
    George Andrew Reisner, American, 1867–1942

Tombs and Monuments 1

Published Documents 2

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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.