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microfilm: begin page 160

Saturday, January 10, 1925 (continued)

(17) G 7320
The debris is being cleared from the interior chapel of this mastaba, which will be sufficiently cleared to sketch tomorrow.

(18) 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]
This chapel is not yet cleared. Today some debris was removed from it, to the south of G 7320 and the street G 7300. See sketch in No. 5 above.
The whole of the remaining debris from the chapel will later on be carried out to Line V.

(19) G 7420
The men worked for a while on the interior chapel. Nothing special to report.

(20) G 7421
Not worked on today.

Sunday, January 11, 1925
63rd day of work

Quftis: 85
Locals: 154
[total]: 239

Cars emptied:
Line II 6:40 am - 8:00 am: 16, 8:30 am - noon: 44, 1:00 pm - 4:30 pm: 54
Line III not used
Line IV 6:40 am - 8:00 am: 36, 8:30 am - noon: 110, 1:00 pm - 4:30 pm: 115
Line V 6:40 am - 8:00 am: 50, 8:30 am - noon: 170, 1:00 pm - 4:30 pm: 183
Totals 6:40 am - 8:00 am: 102, 8:30 am - noon: 324, 1:00 pm - 4:30 pm: 353
[line totals] Line II 114, Line IV 261, Line V 403, [grand total] 778

Work on:
(1) Avenue G 0
(2) Street G 7300 and G 7320 front
(3) Street G 7400: front of G 7430
(4) Avenue G 2: south of G 7420
(5) G 7130 B
(6) G 7420 B
(7) G 7510 B
(8) G 7102

microfilm: end page 160

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
    01/10/1925; 01/11/1925
  • Author
    Alan Jenvey Rowe, British, 1890–1968

Tombs and Monuments 4

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.