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Sunday, March 20, 1932 (continued)

(4) G 1631
G 1631 A: Depth 3.12 meters. Chamber open on west, broken through to chamber of G 1632 A.

[ILLUSTRATION]

(5) G 1632
G 1632 A: Opened door blocking. Nothing found. Broken into chamber of G 1631 A.

[ILLUSTRATION]

Monday, March 21, 1932
Fourteenth day of work.

Times:

Work on:
(1) G 1235 A
(2) G 1608 A, B, C
(3) G 1618 A
(4) G 1625 A
(5) G 1633
(6) G 1634

(1) G 1235
G 1235 A: Clearing pit debris.

(2) G 1608
G 1608 A: Removed body ii, nothing found.
G 1608 B: Rock-cut. Down 2.4 meters. Debris sand and rubble.
G 1608 C: Rock-cut. Down 3.2 meters. Debris sand and rubble.

(3) G 1618
G 1618 A: Removed body ii, nothing found.

(4) G 1625
G 1625 A: Removed body, nothing found.

(5) G 1633
Mud brick mastaba, two niches in east face, pit A in center. [ILLUSTRATION]
G 1633 A: Rubble built above and rock-cut below, down 1.68 meters. No chamber.

(6) G 1634
Rubble mastaba, niche in east face. Clearing debris of sand from around mastaba.

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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
    03/20/1932; 03/21/1932
  • Author
    Noel F. Wheeler, British

Tombs and Monuments 8

  • G 1235

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 1608

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 1618

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 1625

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 1631

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 1632

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 1633

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 1634

    • 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."