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Diary Transcription:

microfilm: begin page 410

Sunday, July 18, 1926 (continued)

(1) G 7000 X (continued)
[No. 696: continued]
slats lengthwise of the bed underneath to support the boarding.
[ILLUSTRATION]
The mortise a on top took the wooden core of the staff or column which carried the palm capital. The mortise b on bottom was clearly concerned with the leg braces.
[ILLUSTRATION]

*B6002: nos. 707 and 709, as is, looking east
*A3981: nos. 701 - 710, looking east
*A3982: southwest corner, looking south

Monday, July 19, 1926

Work on:
(1) G 7000 X

(1) G 7000 X
*A3983: southwest corner room, looking south

Removed No. 717: Cleaned off rubbish from 717 and 718, 718 rests on 717.
No 717 gold sheet west end of 696.
[ILLUSTRATION] L 9.8 cm x W 17.5 cm

No. 718: Gold sheet, overlap, fragment joining 717 to end piece [ILLUSTRATION] 2.4 x 8.8 cm

microfilm: end page 410

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
    07/18/1926; 07/19/1926
  • Author
    George Andrew Reisner, American, 1867–1942

Tombs and Monuments 1

Published Documents 5

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.