microfilm: begin page 169
Sunday, November 17, 1935
(1) G 2196 G
(2) G 2347a E [= G 5564 C]
(3) G 2357 O [= G 5561]
(1) G 2196
G 2196 G: Removed chamber II blocking. Two stones we break, limestone debris and some mud bound. Body, his bones broken, left for photo.
(2) G 2347a
G 2347a E [= G 5564 C]: Removed the dubsh we found on November 14. We exposed that there is no chamber or blocking. We expose the mastaba casing. Drawing of the mastaba and its shafts.
(3) G 2357
East of this mastaba. Stones, dubsh, limestone debris and sand. Search for shafts, but we did not found any.
G 2357 O [= G 5561 O]: In shaft and chamber. Lined with dubsh east of Q. Big and small dubsh and underneath black debris. Chamber on south. Lined with dubsh, roofed with stones, no blocking. Body head on south, left for photo.
Monday, November 18, 1935
(1) G 2197 Y, Z, U
(2) G 4519 A, B, C, D, F, G, H, K, M, N
(3) G 4611 A
(1) G 2197
G 2197 Y: Removed the body from the chamber. Cleared. Drawing.
G 2197 Z: Removed the body from the chamber. Cleared. Drawing.
microfilm: end page 169
- Documentation-Expedition diary pages
- Harvard University-Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition
- Credit Line
- Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition
- Display Page Dates
- 11/17/1935; 11/18/1935
- Mahmud Said Ahmed [Diraz]
- Mohamed Said Ahmed [Diraz]
Porter, Bertha, and Rosalind L.B. Moss. Topographical Bibliography of Ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphic Texts, Reliefs, and Paintings 3: Memphis (Abû Rawâsh to Dahshûr). Oxford: The Clarendon Press, 1931. 2nd edition. 3: Memphis, Part 1 (Abû Rawâsh to Abûsîr), revised and augmented by Jaromír Málek. Oxford: The Clarendon Press, 1974.
- Date: 1974
- 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.
- 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.
Name of this image
Description of the image duis mollis, est non commodo luctus, nisi erat porttitor ligula, eget lacinia odio sem nec elit. Sed posuere consectetur est at lobortis. Donec sed odio dui.
Hi ! (not you? Login to your account.)