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Wednesday, April 21, 1926 (continued)

(5) G 7000 X
Drew plan of dislocated fragments east of wing and over (Z)-4 and (Z)-5.
No. 391: (*A3782) (1)-(18).
(Y) = (1), (6), (7)
(L) = (2), (3)-(5), (8)-(9), (12)-(13).
No. 392: Gold sheet from bar.
No. 391: (20)-(26) all from (Y) (see 393).
No. 393: Gold sheet (length 14.95) from (Y).
*B5952: wood etc. under 391 - 393.
No. 394:
(a) decayed wood, east-west fibers, both brown and black, some of it from (L). Pincers.
(b) wood dust, plaster, gesso, etc. Wet brush.
*A3783: (Z)-4 along wall
No. 395: Attempted to remove (Z)-4. Took (1)-(11) inlays and strips from (Z)-4. At this point it became clear that 395 was tangled in wing (396) and that the front side of wing must be removed first.
Behind this is shriveled wood core, and behind that back of wing.
No. 397: Gold band. [ILLUSTRATION]
*A3784: (Z)-4
*A3785: rest of (Q)

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  • 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
  • Author
    George Andrew Reisner, American, 1867–1942

Tombs and Monuments 1

Photos 1

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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.