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Diary Transcription:

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Thursday, March 25, 1926 (continued)

(4) G 7142
Area south of mastaba G 7140. Uncovered the east face of mud brick wall, and two walls running east from its two ends. At the south end a wall of rubble, faced with mud. At the north end, a mud brick wall with small masonry on its south face.
[ILLUSTRATION]
Debris over these walls lies in layers, sebbakheem siftings on top, dirty brown debris next, and limestone chips below.
Found: three faience udjat eyes
two small inscribed plaques of faience, one black
one red pottery figurine, broken.

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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
    03/25/1926
  • Author
    George Andrew Reisner, American, 1867–1942

Tombs and Monuments 2

Photos 1

People 1

Modern People

  • George Andrew Reisner

    • Type Author
    • Nationality & Dates American, 1867–1942
    • Remarks Egyptologist, archaeologist; Referred to as "the doctor" and "mudir" (Arabic for "director") in the excavation records. Nationality and life dates from Who was Who in Egyptology.