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Diary Transcription:

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Reis's Diary H. February 19 - September 21, 1938

Saturday, February 19, 1938

Work on
(1) G 2052 B
(2) G 2053 B
(3) G 2110 U
(4) G 6025 E
(5) G 6025a

(1) G 2052
G 2052 B: Removed the body form the chamber. Cleared. Drawing.

[ILLUSTRATION]

(2) G 2053
G 2053 B: Removed the body from the chamber. The body is drawn only but not photographed, because the chamber is very narrow. Drawing.

[ILLUSTRATION]

(3) G 2110
G 2110 U: Removed the body from the chamber. Drawing.

[ILLUSTRATION]

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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
    02/19/1938
  • Translator
    Mahmoud Said Ahmed [Diraz]
  • Author
    Mohammed Said Ahmed [Diraz] (Reis)

Tombs and Monuments 4

  • G 2052

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 2053

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 2110

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 6025

    • Site Name Western Cemetery

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.