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Saturday, January 17, 1925 (continued)

(2) Street G 7300 and G 7310-7320 (continued)
has not yet been cleared, consists largely of stone slabs; part of the floor to the south is of crude brick.
The men are now clearing the northern chamber of G 7320 X and found a small number of fragments of faience ushabtis.
A rough plan of the interior, and exterior chapels of G 7310 is as under:

[ILLUSTRATION]

The inner niche of the interior chapel is comprised of 3 monoliths.

(3) Street G 7400 and G 7430
Street G 7400: front of G 7420 and G 7430.
Men are now working on the exterior chapel of G 7430, the plan of which is as under. The walls of chapel are banded into the mastaba. On the face of one wall is: [GLYPHS].
Also working in street to the east of G 7420 and north of its interior chapel, all on west side of street.

[ILLUSTRATION]

(4) Avenue G 2 and G 7431 and G 7432
Avenue G 2: south of G 7420. The mastaba G 7431 is now cleared above, and found to contain four pits.
Pit G 7431 A: Has no chamber and is cleared. Depth 120 cm.
Pit G 7431 B: No chamber cleared. Depth 150 cm.
Pit G 7431 C:

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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
    01/17/1925
  • Author
    Alan Jenvey Rowe, British, 1890–1968

Tombs and Monuments 7

Photos 1

People 1

Modern People

  • Alan Jenvey Rowe

    • Type Author
    • Nationality & Dates British, 1890–1968
    • Remarks Egyptologist and archaeologist. Nationality and life dates from Who was Who in Egyptology.