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Thursday, December 11, 1930 (continued)
(5) G 7940
Clearing debris from remains of masonry mastaba, almost all the stones removed. South of G 7937. Found in debris: fragments inscribed limestone [30-12-55, 30-12-56], faience beads [30-12-50, 30-12-51], faience scarab [30-12-49], broken slate palette [30-12-54], fragment alabaster statue [30-12-53]. Uncovered pits A and B.
G 7940 A: Down 1.2 meters. Rock cut.
G 7940 B: Down 1.7 meters. Rock cut.
Friday, December 12, 1930
Twelfth day of work
(1) G 7760, south of
(2) G 7936 D
(3) G 7937 B
(4) G 7940 A, B
(5) G 7941 Z
(6) G 7942
(7) G 7943 A, B
Cars, Line XVII
6:00 - 8:00: 68
8:30 -12:00: 95
1:00 - 4:20: 0
(1) South of G 7760
Clearing surface of debris south of G 7760, and west of previous digging. Found: one offering slab [30-12-59].
(2) G 7936
Clearing mastaba. Uncovered pit D, west of pit C.
G 7936 D: Down 2 meters. Rock cut.
(3) G 7937
Uncovered south face of mastaba.
G 7937 B: Down 6 meters.
(4) G 7940
G 7940 A: Down 3 meters. Chamber on east, rock cut, open.
G 7940 B: Down 3 meters.
(5) G 7941
Clearing mastaba. Rubble mastaba, of which the east face and one small niche are alone visible. Uncovered pit Z.
G 7941 Z: Depth 2.1 meter. Rubble built, rock cut. No chamber.
(6) G 7942
Rubble mastaba, of which northeast corner is visible.
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- Documentation-Expedition diary pages
- Harvard University-Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition
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- Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition
- Display Page Dates
- 12/11/1930; 12/12/1930
- Noel F. Wheeler, British
- 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."
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