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Diary Transcription:

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Friday, November 13, 1936(continued)

(1) Isis Temple, Shaft G (continued)
Drawing of shaft G in Isis temple.

[ILLUSTRATION]

Saturday, November 14, 1936

Work on
(1) G 2429 A, B, X, Y

(1) G 2429
G 2429 A: In shaft and chamber. It is south of B and north of Z. Lined with one stone course above, mud brick underneath and cut in rock below. Total depth 5.1 meters. Limestone debris, black debris and dubsh. Chamber on west, cut in rock. No blocking. Cleared. Open and empty. Drawing.

[ILLUSTRATION]

microfilm: end page 418

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
    11/13/1936; 11/14/1936
  • Author
    Mohammed Said Ahmed [Diraz] (Reis)
  • Translator
    Mahmoud Said Ahmed [Diraz]

Tombs and Monuments 3

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.