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Diary Transcription:

4-3-1933. STATE OF EXCAVATIONS. March 4, 1933

G 2356 B
Cleared chamber. Nothing found. Chamber roughly cut.

G 4940 B
Clearing debris of rubble and sand from chamber. Nothing found.

G 2200 [= G 5080].
Clearing street west of mastaba. Nothing found.

G 2370
Clearing rock surface east of this area. Found a good deal of small objects, inscribed limestone fragments, fragments of alabaster, flints, etc.

G 2342
Continued the clearance of the top of this mastaba.

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
    03/04/1933
  • Author
    Noel F. Wheeler, British

Tombs and Monuments 5

  • G 2356

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 2370

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 4940

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 5080

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 5520

    • Site Name Western Cemetery

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."