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Diary Transcription:

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Wednesday, July 29, 1936 (continued)

(1) G 2000 (continued)
G 2000 Y. Drawing.

[ILLUSTRATION]

G 2000 Z: Removed the body from the chamber. Cleared. Drawing.

[ILLUSTRATION]

(2) G 2091
North and west of the mastaba. In order to expose the lining. Lined with stones, limestone debris, pebble, dubsh and sand. The height of the lining not yet exposed on north and west.

(3) G 2424
G 2424 B: Removed the body from the chamber, which is above in the beginning of the shaft. Cleared. Drawing of the chamber.

[ILLUSTRATION]

Not yet exposed if there is another chamber or not.

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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
    07/29/1936
  • Author
    Mohammed Said Ahmed [Diraz] (Reis)
  • Translator
    Mahmoud Said Ahmed [Diraz]

Tombs and Monuments 3

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.