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Wednesday, September 15, 1926 (continued)

(1) G 7000 X (continued)
*A4173: place of 1046, looking north-northeast (east-west wood)
*A4174: main pile of pottery, looking east
*A4175: no. 1034, etc., looking east

Wheeler drew on page 607, pottery exposed by removal of 1046.

No. 1046: (b) ii, removed the lower layer of east-west wood.

No. 1047: Main pile of potsherds, page 607 and A4173.
(1)-(25) potsherds.
(1)-(6) WSR, also (9), (12), (14), (16), (21), (22).
(15) from a WSR basin with spout. [ILLUSTRATION]
(8) red polish bowl [ILLUSTRATION] )
(11), (13) red brown ware bowl [ILLUSTRATION]
(17) red brown ware basin [ILLUSTRATION]
(18), (19), (22), (24) red brown ware bowl with recurved rim [ILLUSTRATION]
red polished basin with spout [ILLUSTRATION]

*A4176: no. 1047, looking north

No. 1200: (p) resumed. A4171.
Removed wood on floor, swept rock.

No. 1030: See page 607 and A4145.
Alabaster jar. Inside shriveled residue of original contents, which had run down on side of jar.
(see next page)

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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

Photos 1

People 1

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.