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microfilm: begin page 1147

Wednesday, March 30, 1932
Twenty-first day of work.

Times: 6:30 - 4:45

Work on:
(1) G 1233 A
(2) G 1606 C
(3) G 1621 B, C, D
(4) G 1622 A, B C
(5) G 1636 A
(6) G 1637 A
(7) G 1642 A
(8) G 1646 A, B
(9) G 1647 A, B
(10) G 1649 A
(11) G 1653 B
(12) G 1659 A
(13) G 1662
(14) G 1663

(1) G 1233
G 1233 A: Clearing debris from pit. Down 10 meters. Rubble and sand debris.

(2) G 1606
G 1606 C: Removed bones of body. Nothing found.

(3) G 1621
G 1621 B: Opened door blocking. Body of small child, head is north.
G 1621 C: Opened door blocking. Body of small child, head north.
G 1621 D: Opened door blocking. Body in position, head north.

(4) G 1622
G 1622 A: Opened door blocking. Body of child, head north.
G 1622 B: Opened door blocking. Body of child, head north.
G 1622 C: Opened door blocking. Body of child, head north.

(5) G 1636
G 1636 A: Removed bones of body. Nothing found.

(6) G 1637
G 1637 A: Opened door blocking. Body, head west, in position.

[ILLUSTRATION]

(7) G 1642
G 1642 A: Removed bones of body. Nothing found.

(8) G 1646
G 1646 A: Opened door blocking. Body in position, head north.

[ILLUSTRATION]

G 1646 B: Opened door blocking. Body in position, head north.

[ILLUSTRATION]

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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
    03/30/1932
  • Author
    Noel F. Wheeler, British

Tombs and Monuments 14

  • G 1233

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 1606

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 1621

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 1622

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 1636

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 1637

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 1642

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 1646

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 1647

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 1649

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 1653

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 1659

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 1662

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 1663

    • 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."