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  • Tomb Owner
    Djaty (G 7810)
  • Excavator
    George Andrew Reisner, American, 1867–1942
    Tewfik Boulos (Effendi)
  • Attested
    Meresankh II (G 7410-7420)
  • Alternate Reisner No
    G 7580
  • PorterMoss Date
    End of Dyn 4 or early Dyn 5
  • Site Type
    Stone-built mastaba
  • Shafts
    G 7810 A; G 7810 B

Finds 12

Excavation Diary Pages 9

  • Vol.28.p.233

    • Diary page dates 01/19/1936
  • Vol.28.p.234

    • Diary page dates 01/19/1936
  • Vol.28.p.235

    • Diary page dates 01/20/1936; 01/21/1936; 01/22/1936; 01/23/1936; 01/24/1936
  • Vol.28.p.236

    • Diary page dates 01/22/1936; 01/25/1936; 01/26/1936; 01/27/1936; 01/28/1936; 01/29/1936
  • Vol.28.p.237

    • Diary page dates 01/30/1936; 01/31/1936; 02/01/1936; 02/02/1936
  • Vol.28.p.238

    • Diary page dates 02/02/1936
  • Vol.30.p.425

    • Diary page dates 11/29/1936 through 12/08/1936
  • Vol.30.p.445

    • Diary page dates 03/07/1937 through 03/16/1937
  • Vol.30.p.448

    • Diary page dates 03/24/1937; 03/25/1937

Maps & Plans 16

Drawings 39

Published Documents 1

Unpublished Documents 63

Full Bibliography

  • Flentye, Laurel. "The Development of Art in the Eastern and GIS Cemeteries at Giza during the Fourth Dynasty: Iconography and Style." In Jean-Claude Goyon and Christine Cardin, eds. Proceedings of the Ninth International Congress of Egyptologists, Grenoble, 6-12 septembre 2004, vol. I. Orientalia Lovaniensia Analecta 150. Leuven: Uitgeveru Peeters en Departement Oosterse Studies, 2007, pp. 723, 727-729, 733, notes 38, 42, fig. 1.

    Flentye, Laurel. "The Mastaba of Meresankh III (G 7530/7540) in the Eastern Cemetery at Giza: An Archaeological and Art Historical Analysis." Bulletin of the Egyptian Museum 3 (2006), pp. 73-74, 76-77, note 45, fig. 1.

    Jánosi, Peter. "Bemerkungen zur Entstehung, Lage und Datierung der Nekropolenfelder von Giza unter Cheops." Sokar 4 (1. Halbjahr 2002), p. 9, note 16.

    Porter, Bertha, and Rosalind L.B. Moss. Topographical Bibliography of Ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphic Texts, Reliefs, and Paintings 3: Memphis (Abû Rawâsh to Dahshûr). Oxford: The Clarendon Press, 1931. 2nd edition. 3: Memphis, Part 1 (Abû Rawâsh to Abûsîr), revised and augmented by Jaromír Málek. Oxford: The Clarendon Press, 1974, pp. 204-205.

Photos 31

People 4

Ancient People

Modern People

  • George Andrew Reisner

    • Type Excavator
    • Nationality & Dates American, 1867–1942
    • Remarks Egyptologist, archaeologist; Referred to as "the doctor" and "mudir" (Arabic for "director") in the excavation records. Nationality and life dates from Who was Who in Egyptology.
  • Tewfik Boulos (Effendi)

    • Type Excavator
    • Nationality & Dates
    • Remarks Antiquities inspector. After 1924, Chief Inspector of the Department of Antiquities in Egypt.