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Friday, January 2, 1931 (continued)

(3) G 7794
G 7794 A: Measured coffin in chamber.

(4) G 7796
Clearing mastaba.
G 7796 B: In chamber. Found: four copper fragments, faience fragments, limestone offering basin, pottery. [ILLUSTRATION]
G 7796 C: Down 3.4 meters.

(5) G 7924
G 7924 D: Clearing Room I. Found: carnelian bead, faience object. Cleared.

(6) G 7946
Clearing mastaba. Uncovered late grave SE 190 [G 7000 SE 190].
G 7946 B: Found in debris: [CROSSED OUT]. Cleared. [ILLUSTRATION]
G 7946 D: Down 5 meters.
G 7946 E: Depth 4.1 meter. Chamber west, open, cleared. [ILLUSTRATION]
G 7946 G: Depth 5.4 meters. Chamber west, rock cut, open. [ILLUSTRATION]

(7) G 7947
Clearing mud brick mastaba. Found in debris: fragment alabaster vessel, faience beads, etc. fragment copper.
G 7947 A: Depth 1.5 meters. No chamber.
G 7947 B: Depth 1.2 meters. Mud built, chamber sealed with stones and sand.
G 7947 C: Depth 1.5 meters. Mud built, chamber sealed with stones and sand.

(8) G 7000 SE 174, 189 - 194
No. 174 [G 7000 SE 174]: Found: faience beads.
No. 189 [G 7000 SE 189]: Height .7 meters.
No. 190 [G 7000 SE 190]: Rubble, east to west. Height 1.2 meters.
No. 191 [G 7000 SE 191]: Mud built, north to south. Height .9 meters.
No. 192 [G 7000 SE 192]: Rubble, east to west, height 1 meter.
No. 193 [G 7000 SE 193]: Mud built. Height .4 meters.
No. 194 [G 7000 SE 194]: Rubble. Height .3 meters.

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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
    01/02/1931
  • Author
    Noel F. Wheeler, British

Tombs and Monuments 12

Photos 1

People 1

Modern People

  • Noel F. Wheeler

    • Type Author
    • Nationality & Dates British
    • Remarks Wheeler was a Lieutenant Commander in the Royal Navy according to George A. Reisner's, "A HIstory of the Giza Necropolis, Vol. I."