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Diary Transcription:

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Sunday, March 3, 1935 (continued)

(1) G 1408+9 [= G 1408+1409] (continued)
Drawing of G 1408+9

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Monday, March 4, 1935

Work on
(1) G 1408+9 [= G 1408+1409]

(1) G 1408+9 [= G 1408+1409]
G 1408+9 A: In shaft and chamber. Total depth 7.25 meters. Sand, dubsh, stones and papers. Chamber on south cut in rock. Half of the blocking blocked with stones on west and the other half on east gone. Found in chamber scattered bones and sand and papers. Reached the rock in shaft. Chamber not cleared.

Tuesday, March 5, 1935
Day of rest.

Wednesday, March 6, 1935

Work on
(1) G 1408+9 [= G 1408+1409] A, B, C, D

(1) G 1408+9 [= G 1408+1409]
G 1408+9 A: In chamber. Sand and papers. Found in debris scattered bones. Cleared. Drawing.

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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
    03/03/1935; 03/04/1935; 03/05/1935; 03/06/1935
  • Author
    Mohammed Said Ahmed [Diraz] (Reis)
  • Translator
    Mahmoud Said Ahmed [Diraz]

Tombs and Monuments 1

Published Documents 3

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.