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Diary Transcription:

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Thursday, April 8, 1926 (continued)

(1) Street G 7200 (continued)
one fragment of faience pot [26-4-65]
one broken faience udjat [26-4-70]
one small broken figure, green faience [26-4-71]
one bronze pin [26-4-66]
one small figure amulet [26-4-69]

[ILLUSTRATION]

(2) G 7230
G 7230 B: Excavating pit No. V, depth 3 meters. Clearing radeem from chamber No. VII on the west of room I and dumping radeem in chamber I of shaft VIII.
Found in radeem:
two pieces of gold foil [26-4-61]
seven small faience ushabtis [26-4-59]
fragments of broken ushabtis [26-4-59]
one-half faience ushabti, inscribed [26-4-60, Ankhsekhmet]

(3) G 7300 X
Excavating the filling from shaft and two chambers.

(4) G 7000 X
Drew the inlays at north side of (Q) west.
Removed No. 336: (98)-(137)
(98)-(111) = (Q)
(112) was [ILLUSTRATION] molded plaster strung in middle of (Q) west
(116)-(119) gold hieroglyphs of middle line [GLYPHS]
(120)-(124) inlays dislocated from (Q) west
(125)-(136) dislocated inlays (W), (Q) and (Z)
(137) molded plaster [ILLUSTRATION] from middle of (Q) east

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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
    04/08/1926
  • Author
    George Andrew Reisner, American, 1867–1942
  • Mentioned on page
    Ankhsekhmet (in G 7230-7240)

Tombs and Monuments 5

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.