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Diary Transcription:

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Wednesday January 27, 1926 (continued)

(5) G 7153
The long rubble bank west of G 7151 proves now to be a separate mastaba of which the pits recorded supra as G 7151 X becomes G 7153 D.
[ILLUSTRATION]
Pit G 7153 D = G 7151 X
Depth 5.85 meters. Chamber on south, empty. Very irregular with coffin trench.
[ILLUSTRATION]

Thursday, January 28, 1926
62nd day of work.

Cloudy day.

Workmen:
Quftis: 91
(son of Gibram)

Work on:
(1) G 7000 X
(2) Street G 7000 south
(3) G 7152
(4) G 7153

Cars emptied:
Line IV to 8:00 am: 52, 8:30 to noon: 108, 1:00 to 4:30 pm: 128
total: 288

microfilm: end page 166

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
    01/27/1926; 01/28/1926
  • Author
    George Andrew Reisner, American, 1867–1942

Tombs and Monuments 5

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.