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Diary Transcription:

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Thursday, December 10, 1925 (continued)

(5) G 6023 (continued)
G 6023 B: Mixed debris, Depth 8 meters, Chamber on west, Lower part of door block in place, Slope of sand in chamber.
G 6023 C: Mixed debris. Depth 8.3 meters, Chamber on east, Door block in place except on south where broken through by thieves.

(6) G 6024
A small rubble mastaba built against north end of G 6025 (see diary map of this date. Lies west of north half of G 6021.

(7) G 6025
A small stone-cased mastaba west of south part of G 6021 (see diary map).

(8) G 6026
A small stone-cased mastaba south of G 6025 and west of G 6051 (see diary map).

(9) G 6031
G 6031 E: Mixed debris, at 1.4 meters pit end at rock surface, rubble lined.

(10) G 6032
G 6032 A: Depth 8.62 cm. Cleared chamber; Fragments of decayed wooden coffin (?) and human bones.

[ILLUSTRATION]

G 6032 B: Down 5.80 meters; Mixed debris.

(11) G 6034
Clearing sides and top of G 6034 of drift sand.

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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
    12/10/1925
  • Author
    George Andrew Reisner, American, 1867–1942

Tombs and Monuments 9

  • G 6021

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 6023

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 6024

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 6025

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 6026

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 6031

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 6032

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 6034

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 6051

    • Site Name Western Cemetery

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.