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Sunday, April 17, 1932 (continued)

(3) G 1674
G 1674 C: Depth 3.4 meters. Chamber west, sealed with stones.
G 1674 D: Rubble built and rock-cut. Down 1.8 meters.

(4) G 1675
G 1675 B: Removed large stone slab lid of rock-coffin. Body in position, head north.

[ILLUSTRATION]

(5) G 1676
G 1676 A: Cleared chamber.

[ILLUSTRATION]

G 1676 B: Depth 2.2 meters. No chamber.
G 1676 Z: Masonry built. Depth 1.42 meters. Chamber north, sealed with rubble.

(6) G 1678
North of G 1674. Masonry mastaba. Uncovered pit A.
G 1678 A: Rubble built and rock-cut. Depth 2.8 meters. Chamber east, sealed with rubble.

(7) G 2110
Clearing on top of mastaba.

Monday, April 18, 1932
Thirty-seventh day of work.

Cars emptied (line XXII):
6:30 - 8:00: 40
8:30 - 12:00: 55
1:00 - 4:45: 42
total: 137

Work on:
(1) G 1673 B, M
(2) G 1674 C, D
(3) G 1675 B
(4) G 1676 Z
(5) G 1677
(6) G 1678 A
(7) G 2100 B

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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
    04/17/1932; 04/18/1932
  • Author
    Noel F. Wheeler, British

Tombs and Monuments 8

  • G 1673

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 1674

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 1675

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 1676

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 1677

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 1678

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 2100

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 2110

    • 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."