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Diary Transcription:

microfilm: begin page 228

Monday, January 13, 1936 (continued)

(2) G 2133 (continued)
G 2133 B: In shaft and chamber. Lined with stones, north of A. Total depth 1.3 meters. Excavated before 1 meter, sand. Chamber on east lined with stones and roofed with four slabs. No blocking. Cleared. Drawing.

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Tuesday, January 14, 1936
Day of rest.

Wednesday, January 15, 1936

Work on
(1) G 2100 A
(2) G 2131 A, B

(1) G 2100
G 2100 A: In shaft. Total depth 10.9 meters. Sand thrown into the chamber. Cleared. Drawing on this page and on the next page 229.

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microfilm: end page 228

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
    01/13/1936; 01/14/1936; 01/15/1936
  • Translator
    Mahmoud Said Ahmed [Diraz]
  • Author
    Mohammed Said Ahmed [Diraz] (Reis)

Tombs and Monuments 3

  • G 2100

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 2131

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 2133

    • Site Name Western Cemetery

Published Documents 1

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.