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Diary Transcription:

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Monday, January 12, 1925
64th day of work.

Quftis: 85
Locals: 158
[total]: 243

Cars emptied:
Line II 6:40 am - 8:00 am: 18, 8:30 am - noon: 46, 1:00 pm - 4:30 pm: 55
Line III not used
Line IV 6:40 am - 8:00 am: 38, 8:30 am - noon: 86, 1:00 pm - 4:30 pm: 117
Line V 6:40 am - 8:00 am: 52, 8:30 am - noon: 150, 1:00 pm - 4:30 pm: 152
Totals 6:40 am - 8:00 am: 108, 8:30 am - noon: 282, 1:00 pm - 4:30 pm: 324
[line totals] Line II 119, Line IV 241, Line V 354, [grand total] 714

Work on:
(1) Avenue G 0: north of G 7102
(2) Street G 7300 and G 7310, G 7320 front
(3) Street G 7400 and front of G 7430
(4) Avenue G 2: south of G 7320
(5) G 7130 B
(6) G 7510 B
97) G 7102

(1) Avenue G 0
Avenue G 0: north of G 7102. Men clearing debris just north of G 7102, and also to east of this tomb.
G 7102 being cleared. See No. 7

(2) Street G 7300 and G 7310-7320
Street G 7300 and G 7310 and G 7320 front.
Railhead of Line IV is now about 8 meters north of the rough wall, running from east to west, across street to north of interior chapel of G 7320. Men are working on the west side of this line as far north as the interior chapel of G 7310, and also in street in front of G 7320.
The pit of G 7320 X has been cleared to a depth of 610 cm, and from the debris came a flint pesesh-kef implement [25-1-699].

(3) Street G 7400
Men working in south of this street, in some place as yesterday.
Under the Ptolemaic structure over G 7430 came to light a wall of masonry, but it cannot yet be determined to what it belongs.
A sketch of the Ptolemaic structure is as

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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
    01/12/1925
  • Author
    Alan Jenvey Rowe, British, 1890–1968

Tombs and Monuments 11

Photos 1

People 1

Modern People

  • Alan Jenvey Rowe

    • Type Author
    • Nationality & Dates British, 1890–1968
    • Remarks Egyptologist and archaeologist. Nationality and life dates from Who was Who in Egyptology.