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Sunday, April 4th, 1926, (continued)

(1) Street G 7200
Continued clearing to the south of street G 7200, uncovering the mud brick casing of mastaba G 7230 on the west, and the mud brick wall parallel to mastaba G 7330 on the east.
Found in the radeem:
foot of alabaster statue [26-4-13]
scarab, green, stone, inscribed [26-4-23]
six inscribed fragments of faience ushabtis [26-4-35 & 26-4-36 & 26-4-37, fragments inscribed for Ankhsekhmet; 26-4-38; 26-4-39]
fragment of blue faience ring [26-4-21, 26-4-22]
three fragments of blue faience bowls [26-4-17 + 26-4-19]
fragment of alabaster jar [26-4-16]
bent strip of copper [26-4-15]
two disc beads, blue [26-4-33]
fragments of blue amulet [wAD, wadj] [26-4-34]
fragment of wooden statue (?) [26-4-14]
four heads of faience ushabtis
faience head of pendant figure, in blue and green, scarab on head [26-4-24]
two blue faience udjat eyes [26-4-29, 26-4-30]
one blue faience snake's head? [26-4-28]
one-half blue faience bead in form of a head
fragment of blue paste
amulet [ILLUSTRATION] [26-4-25]
blue glass lozenge shaped bead [ILLUSTRATION] [26-4-32]

[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
    04/04/1926
  • Author
    George Andrew Reisner, American, 1867–1942
  • Mentioned on page
    Ankhsekhmet (in G 7230-7240)

Tombs and Monuments 3

Photos 1

People 2

Ancient People

  • Ankhsekhmet (in G 7230-7240)

    • Type Mentioned on page
    • Remarks Set of ushabtis (complete and fragments: including 26-3-54, 26-3-96, 26-4-35, 26-4-36, 26-4-37, 26-4-44, 26-4-56, 26-4-60) inscribed for Ankhsekhmet; found in G 7230 B and scattered in Street G 7100 and Street G 7200.

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.