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The pyramid at Meidum is thought to have been originally built for Huni, the last pharaoh of the Third Dynasty and was continued by Sneferu. The architect was a successor to the famous Imhotep, the inventor of the stone built pyramid. He modified Imhotep's pyramid design in a way. Because of its unusual appearance, the pyramid called el-haram el-kaddab — (Fake Pyramid) in Egyptian Arabic.

The pyramid at Meidum built for Huni, the last pharaoh of the Third Dynasty and continued by his son Sneferu.

Sim, as teorias da conspiração são falsas e os alienígenas não são engenheiros

5 provas de que as pirâmides do Egito não foram construídas por ETs

Sim, as teorias da conspiração são falsas e os alienígenas não são engenheiros

Pyramid complex in Abusir, Egypt. Abusir is a 5th dynasty necropolis. 7 pyramids can be founds here. Not all 5th dynasty pyramids are at Abusir there are 2 at Sakkara/Saqqara (Unas and Userkaf)

Pyramid complex in Abusir, Egypt. Abusir is a dynasty necropolis. 7 pyramids can be founds here. Not all dynasty pyramids are at Abusir there are 2 at Sakkara/Saqqara (Unas and Userkaf)

Saqqara.nl: Step pyramid of Djoser

Saqqara.nl: Step pyramid of Djoser

Step pyramid of Djoser The pyramid tomb of king Djoser (ca. BC) of the Dynasty at Saqqara, the first ever to be built, is justly named the Step Pyramid.

The Sphinx in an arial photo Now fully excavated from sands that once covered it all but the head.

The Sphinx in an arial photo - Note how disproportionally small the head is. Probably the original head was carved down by a later pharoah.

Boat Pit of Senusret III, Dashur, Egypt (1894 photo from Wikipedia, `Pyramide de Sésostris III'.)

Boat Pit of Senusret III, Dashur, Egypt photo from Wikipedia, `Pyramide de Sésostris III'.

The ruined 4th dynasty Pyramid of Djedefre at Abu Rawash would have been the most beautiful of the egyptian pyramids, encased in polished granite and limestone. It is believed to have been destroyed during the roman period when it was used as a ready made quarry for construction projects. View looking up the entrance corridor, which leads to the burial chamber.

The ruined dynasty Pyramid of Djedefre at Abu Rawash, Egypt would have been…

Map of Ancient Egypt - I have an entire file of ancient maps I downloaded. It helps when watching some shows on History, or TLC.

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Nile Valley of Ancient Egypt ~ Egyptian civilization developed along the banks of the river Nile. The Nile Valley stands in sharp contrast to the arid deserts of Africa. Its long, narrow flood plain was a magnet for life, attracting people, animals and pl

The Meroe Pyramids are located in the North-East of Sudan (Nubia, Kingdom of Kush). The first of the Meroe Pyramids were built about 800 years after the last Egyptian pyramids were completed.

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The Meroe Pyramids. Near Meroe, Sudan, three royal cemeteries were constructed. South Cemetery features nine royal pyramids. Four of the pyramids belonged to Kings and five belonged to queens. One hundred and ninety-five other tombs complete the cemetery.

Cairo.  The outer casing stones of the pyramids.

A rare photo of the outer cover rock layer of the third great pyramid of Giza, Egypt. ** The pyramids are still the most amazing pieces of architecture and engineering in the world.

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