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Sunday, March 14, 1926 (continued)

(2) Street G 7100 S
Continued clearing street working south.
[ILLUSTRATION]

(3) G 7130
Cleared exterior crude brick chapel, outside G 7130 south chapel. At north end of G 7140 (opposite J), exposed north subsidiary niche of G 7140.

(4) G 7130 Y [= G 7133]
Worked part time on G 7130 Y. Down 5.85 meters.

(5) Street G 7200 S
Occupied with crude brick Roman walls on top of mastaba G 7230.

(6) G 7240
The north end of G 7240 opposite the Isis temple appears to be covered with late debris. Had a gang clearing to east into this debris.

(7) G 7162, G 7166
G 7162 A: Depth 4.3 meters. no chamber.
G 7166 is a rubble mastaba west of G 7162.

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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
    03/14/1926
  • Author
    George Andrew Reisner, American, 1867–1942

Tombs and Monuments 8

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.