Skip to main content
This site is under construction. Thank you for your patience.
Diary Transcription:

microfilm: begin page 154

Friday, January 9, 1925 (continued)

(18) G 7320
Clearing debris from interior chapel of G 7320. Nothing special to report.

(19) G 7331 [number G 7331 later reassigned to tomb G 7331+7332, in street G 7300, abutting E face of G 7330; this G 7331 = unnumbered structure at SE corner of G 7320]
Clearing debris from upper part of crude brick walls of G 7331 at south of street G 7300 in Avenue G 2. Not sufficiently cleared to get outline.

(20) G 7421
Cleared down to rock in north and south side of Ptolemaic rubble burial, as shown in sketch No. 16 of Thursday 8th January 1925 (page 149 of this diary). The bottom of the Ptolemaic burial rests on the Dynasty 4 debris, and is 75 cm from the rock level. The top of the burial is 180 cm from rock.

(21) G 7420
Clearing upper debris from interior chapel of G 7420. Nothing special to report.

Saturday, January 10, 1925
62nd day of work

Quftis: 85
Locals: 161
[total]: 246

Cars emptied:
Line II 6:40 am - 8:00 am: 20, 8:30 am - noon: 59, 1:00 pm - 4:30 pm: 34
Line III not used
Line IV 6:40 am - 8:00 am: 48, 8:30 am - noon: 129, 1:00 pm - 4:30 pm: 120
Line V 6:40 am - 8:00 am: 58, 8:30 am - noon: 166, 1:00 pm - 4:30 pm: 180
Totals 6:40 am - 8:00 am: 126, 8:30 am - noon: 354, 1:00 pm - 4:30 pm: 334
[line totals] Line II 113, Line IV 297, Line V 404, [grand total] 814

Work on:
(1) Street G 7100: east of G 7110
(2) Avenue G 0
(3) Street G 7200
(4) Street G 7300
(5) Avenue G 2
(6) Street G 7400
(7) G 7220 A

microfilm: end page 154

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
    01/09/1925; 01/10/1925
  • Author
    Alan Jenvey Rowe, British, 1890–1968

Tombs and Monuments 6

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.