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Sunday, August 1, 1926 (continued)

(1) G 7000 X (continued)
No. 824: See page 703 and A4026.
Gold sheet, rilled rod casing, complete sheet folded over to form a cylinder with overlap of 1.2 cm on edge.
[ILLUSTRATION] H 8.2, L sheet 11.3, circ. rod 10.1, D rod 3.2

No. 621a: Gold sheet, northern half of casing of last bar of bed (see 621b supra).
It lay [ILLUSTRATION] That is - this piece had not opened out to the outside (here - east) like all the other cases of the bed bars, partly because of the alabaster jar to east and partly because of the pressure of the sheets which lay on the northern end. Underneath is a bar of the decayed wood, north-south fibers - from core of casing.

No. 827: See page 703 and A4024.
Mass of powder and fragments under deben ring 787.
(a), (b), (c), (e), (f) - fragments of deben; (d) inlays stone on surface of powder; (g) stone inlays embedded in powder. Gray powder (silver oxide) and cream powder (pulverized plaster).

No. 828: See A4024.
Scraps of brown wood fallen from No. 749 (q.v.)

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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

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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.