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Diary Transcription:

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Friday, November 22, 1935 (continued)

(3) G 4813
G 4813 A: In shaft and chamber. Lined with mud brick. North of B. Total depth 2.25 meters. Excavated before 1.7 meters. Sand and black debris. Chamber on east. Lined and roofed with stones. Only one roof stone gone. On south. Lined with mud brick. Coffin cut in rock from north to south without lid appears in the chamber. Drawing.

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Saturday, November 23, 1935

Work on
(1) G 4511 A, G
(2) G 4514 A, B, C, D
(3) G 4811 B and the serdab
(4) G 4813 B, C, D, and serdab
(5) G 4814 in room and serdab

(1) G 4511
G 4511 A: Removed the body from the chamber. Cleared. Drawing.

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G 4511 G: Removed the body from the chamber. 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
    11/22/1935; 11/23/1935
  • Author
    Mohammed Said Ahmed [Diraz] (Reis)
  • Translator
    Mahmoud Said Ahmed [Diraz]

Tombs and Monuments 4

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.