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Diary Transcription:

microfilm: begin page 315

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.
[ILLUSTRATION]
No. 391: (20)-(26) all from (Y) (see 393).
No. 393: Gold sheet (length 14.95) from (Y).
[ILLUSTRATION]
*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.
No. 396: [ILLUSTRATION]
Behind this is shriveled wood core, and behind that back of wing.
*B5953
No. 397: Gold band. [ILLUSTRATION]
*A3784: (Z)-4
*A3785: rest of (Q)

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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
    04/21/1926
  • Author
    George Andrew Reisner, American, 1867–1942

Tombs and Monuments 1

Photos 1

People 1

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.