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Diary Transcription:

microfilm: begin page 93

Saturday, August 10, 1935 (continued)

(1) G 1177 (continued)
Drawing of G 1177 F

[ILLUSTRATION]

(2) G 4920 (continued)
Drawing of G 4920 A

[ILLUSTRATION]

Sunday, August 11, 1935

Work on
(1) G 4310 A
(2) G 5020-Annex
(3) G 5030
(4) G 5031

(1) G 4310
G 4310 A: Removed two sides and the head end and foot end of the wooden coffin chamber II. Drawing on page 94.

(2) G 5020-Annex
In chamber. Limestone debris, dubsh, potsherds and black debris. Found in chamber debris: many potsherds. Cleared. Drawing on page 94.

microfilm: end page 93

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
    08/10/1935; 08/11/1935
  • Translator
    Mahmoud Said Ahmed [Diraz]
  • Author
    Mohammed Said Ahmed [Diraz] (Reis)

Tombs and Monuments 6

  • G 1177

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 4310

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 4920

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 5020-Annex

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 5030

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 5031

    • 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.