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Diary Transcription:

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Saturday, October 9, 1926 (continued)

(1) G 7000 X (continued)
No. 1124: See pages 1183/1184 et al., see A4300 et al.
A tangled sheet of gold leaf. [ILLUSTRATION with GLYPHS] cut out and inlaid as canopy.

No. 1118: resumed. See pages 1183/1184.
(377)-(389) inlays as before.

No. 1125: See pages 1183/1184 and A4300.
Sheet of rilled gold, cracked and crumpled [ILLUSTRATION]

No. 1118: resumed. See pages 1183/1184 (north half).
(390)-(430) inlays as No. 701, etc., S, and canopy.

No. 1126: See page 1183/1184, A4301.
Gold band from edge of narrow board. Two pieces. [ILLUSTRATION]

No. 1127: See as 1126.
Rilled gold sheet [ILLUSTRATION]

No. 1128: See as 1126.
Two fragments, like 1126 (a) L 7.6, (b) L 4.5.

*A4302: no. 1118, looking east

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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
    10/09/1926
  • Author
    George Andrew Reisner, American, 1867–1942
  • Mentioned on page
    Snefru

Tombs and Monuments 1

Published Documents 2

Photos 1

People 2

Ancient People

  • Snefru

    • Type Mentioned on page
    • Remarks First king of Dynasty 4. Father of Khufu.

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.