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Diary Transcription:

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Monday, January 13, 1936 (continued)

(1) G 2130 (continued)
G 2130 W: In shaft and chamber. Total depth 2.9 meters. Sand and papers. Cleared. Drawing.

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G 2130 Y: In shaft. Lined with stone above and rock below. On east it is lined with dubsh. It is south of Z, west of mastaba G 2131 and north of the northwest corner of mastaba G 2150. Total depth 3 meters. Sand, ended at rock. No chamber.

G 2130 Z: In shaft. Lined with stones above. On east lined with dubsh and rock below. Bad rock on west and south sides. It is north of Y, south of U and west of mastaba G 2131. Total depth 2.05 meters. Limestone debris, dubsh and stones, ended at rock. No chamber. Drawing.

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(2) G 2133
In the shafts of the mastaba A and B. It is a small mastaba, lined with stones, east of mastaba G 2130, north of mastaba G 2131 and west of mastaba G 2134.

G 2133 A: In shaft and chamber. Lined with stone above and rock below. It is south of B. Total depth 2.55 meters. White limestone debris and some dubsh. Chamber on east, cut in rock, no blocking, small 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
    01/13/1936
  • Translator
    Mahmoud Said Ahmed [Diraz]
  • Author
    Mohammed Said Ahmed [Diraz] (Reis)

Tombs and Monuments 2

  • G 2130

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 2133

    • 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.