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Diary Transcription:

microfilm: begin page 382

Saturday, August 15, 1936 (continued)

(1) G 2093 (continued)
G 2093: Drawing of the mastaba, and G 2092.

[ILLUSTRATION]

Sunday, August 16, 1936

work on
(1) G 2092

(1) G 2092
In the room which is north of this mastaba, drift sand, and underneath white limestone debris and dubsh. Not yet cleared.

Salem Hassan, Mohamedani, Haddad [Hadad Adawi], Mursi [Mursi Hassan] left to Quft.

Monday, August 17, 1936

work on
(1) G 2092 in the room
(2) 2092a

(1) G 2092
In the room of the mastaba which is north of the mastaba and have two columns, drift sand, dubsh and stones. In the room on northwest appears G 2092a. Mastaba cleared.

microfilm: end page 382

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
    08/15/1936; 08/16/1936; 08/17/1936
  • Author
    Mohammed Said Ahmed [Diraz] (Reis)
  • Mentioned on page
    Hadad Adawi
    Mohammedani Ibrahim
    Mursi Hassan
    Salem Hassan (expedition cook)
  • Translator
    Mahmoud Said Ahmed [Diraz]

Tombs and Monuments 2

Published Documents 2

Photos 1

People 6

Modern People

  • Hadad Adawi

    • Type Mentioned on page
    • Nationality & Dates
  • 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.
  • Mohammedani Ibrahim

    • Type Mentioned on page
    • Nationality & Dates
    • Remarks Expedition photographer.
  • Mursi Hassan

    • Type Mentioned on page
    • Nationality & Dates
  • Salem Hassan (expedition cook)

    • Type Mentioned on page
    • Nationality & Dates
    • Remarks Expedition cook. Father of Mohamed Salem.