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Diary Transcription:

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Monday, December 2, 1935 (continued)

(2) G 4911 (continued)
G 4911 G drawing

[ILLUSTRATION]

G 4911 I: In shaft. It is south of H and north of J. Small shaft. Lined with dubsh. Down 1.25 meters. Excavated before 80 cm. Limestone debris and black debris. In shaft appears the roof of chamber H. Not reached the rock in shaft.

G 4911 J: In shaft. It is south of I and north of K. Lined with dubsh. Total depth 2.75 meters. Excavated before 2 meters. Limestone debris and black debris. Ended at rock. No chamber. Drawing.

[ILLUSTRATION]

Drawing of the mastaba G 4911 and its shafts.

[ILLUSTRATION]

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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
    12/02/1935
  • Author
    Mohammed Said Ahmed [Diraz] (Reis)
  • Translator
    Mahmoud Said Ahmed [Diraz]

Tombs and Monuments 3

  • G 4910

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 4911

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 4920

    • Site Name Western Cemetery

Published Documents 2

Photos 1

People 2

Modern People

  • Mahmoud Said Ahmed [Diraz]

    • Type Translator
    • Nationality & Dates
    • Remarks Diary translator. Son of Said Ahmed Said [Diraz] (Head Reis 1908-1926). Brother of Mohammed Said Ahmed (Head Reis 1936-1939). Family name, Diraz, was supplied by Said Ahmed Said's grandsons in 2006.
  • Mohammed Said Ahmed [Diraz] (Reis)

    • Type Author
    • Nationality & Dates
    • Remarks Head Reis for the Harvard-MFA expedition, 1936–1939. Son of Said Ahmed Said [Diraz] (Head Reis 1908-1926) and brother of Mahmoud Said Ahmed [Diraz] (Translator) and Ahmed Said Ahmed [Diraz]. Family name, Diraz, was supplied by Said Ahmed Said's grandsons in 2006.