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Wednesday January 13, 1926 (continued)

(3) G 7150
G 7150. On the architrave of doors to both southern and northern offering chambers Khufukhaf [Khafkhufu] has no title [GLYPHS] as has the Khufukhaf of G 7130 + G 7140 [G 7130-7140].
[ILLUSTRATION]
The addition to the south appears to have been gutted by modern thieves. It has on the western side of the southwest corner, an inscription as follows: _____

The chamber a has been built on the face of the main mastaba.
To the north, a massive crude brick wall is appearing forming a fore-room c. But are still a long way from the floor.
We have exposed a rubble bin of later period and four pits.
G 7150 C: Down 3.2 meters but the north wall has been broken away and the rest is dangerous.

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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
    01/13/1926
  • Mentioned on page
    Khafkhufu (in G 7150)
    Khufukhaf [I] (G 7130-7140)
  • Author
    George Andrew Reisner, American, 1867–1942

Tombs and Monuments 2

Photos 1

People 3

Ancient People

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.