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Diary Transcription:

microfilm: begin page 470

Wednesday, August 25, 1926

Work on:
(1) G 7000 X

(1) G 7000 X
No. 904: continued. See page 876 and A4105.
(63)-(81) plaster and K-inlays.

No. 976: See page 876 and A4105.
Rilled sheet, folded in many creases and crumpled, two sheets a - b overlapped at one edge.
[ILLUSTRATION]
Two fragments inlays in folds (904(80)-(81)).
Under 976 is a wooden board east-west grain and fragments of wood and plaster.
Under these again are other fragments rilled gold. But it is not clear to what gold the wood belonged.

*A4107: no. 904 as is (976 sub), looking east
*A4108: no. 899 and deben rings, looking east

No. 997: See page 875 and A4103.
Beads, etc. north of No. 899, the beads are discolored and it is difficult to distinguish the colors blue, red and yellow.
[ILLUSTRATION]
Had uncovered several other clumps of beads

microfilm: end page 470

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
    08/25/1926
  • 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.