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Diary Transcription:

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Monday, January 9, 1933 (continued)

(3) G 2190
G 2190 A: Clearing pit and chamber, in which very little debris. Depth 6.82 meters; cleared. Chamber small and unlined. Found nothing.

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(4) G 2200 [= G 5080]
G 2200 A [= G 5080 A]: Clearing pit and chamber; little debris. Depth 10.80 meters; rock-cut shallow 'coffin' in floor of rock chamber, only 75 cm deep. Found in pit debris: fragment of wall relief from chapel ([TRANSLITERATION]). Finished clearing.

[ILLUSTRATION]

(5) G 2220
G 2220 C: Clearing chamber; rubble debris. Small rough chamber.

(6) G 2300
G 2300 A [= G 5190 A]: Clearing pit and chamber; little debris. Depth 8.15 meters; cleared.

(7) G 2310
G 2310 B [= G 5180 B]: Clearing pit and chamber; little debris. Depth 8.55 meters. Rock-cut 'coffin' in floor, 25 cm deep. Cleared.

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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
    01/09/1933
  • Author
    Noel F. Wheeler, British

Tombs and Monuments 5

  • G 2220

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 5080

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 5090

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 5180

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 5190

    • 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."