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Monday, January 19, 1925 (continued)

(5) G 7215 (continued)
G 7215 F: Pit finished; depth 180 cm. Chamber at east now being cleared.
G 7215 I: Pit finished; depth 470 cm. This pit was full of clean debris and had not been entered by thieves. There is a chamber on the east of this pit, and its entrance is blocked with stones, which will be removed after being planned and photographed.
G 7215 K: Finished. Consists of shallow pit of a depth of 60 cm which rests on the large stones of the Khufu causeway.
G 7215 L: Finished. Consists of a pit only; depth 80 cm.
G 7215 M: Finished. Consists of a pit 380 cm deep, with small chamber at west.
G 7215 N: Finished. Consists of pit 300 cm deep with small chamber at west. Two fragments of stela came from the pit.
G 7215 P: Finished. Consists of pit 225 cm deep, with small chamber at south.
G 7215 Q: Finished. Consists of pit 320 cm deep, with small chamber at north. From the pit debris came a fragment of stela [25-1-973] incised
[GLYPHS]
H 35.00
W 25.00
Th 12.00
Also a rectangular false door, badly weathered, no inscription, came from pit.
G 7215 R: Consists of pit 235 cm deep, with chamber at south. Chamber now being cleared.
G 7215 S: Finished. Consists of pit 200 cm deep with chamber at south.
G 7215 X: Now being cleared.
Note: All above pits, with exception of G 7215 I, have been plundered.

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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
    01/19/1925
  • Author
    Alan Jenvey Rowe, British, 1890–1968

Tombs and Monuments 1

  • G 7215

    • Site Name Eastern Cemetery

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.