Photos: Ancient Egyptian Tomb with Pyramid Discovered

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Tomb with Pyramid

Credit: Photo courtesy Kevin Cahail
Dating back around 3,300 years this tomb was discovered recently at an ancient cemetery at Abydos in Egypt. At left the rectangular entrance shaft with…Read More »

massive walls served as a base for a small pyramid that was an estimated 23 feet (7 meters) high. The tomb contains three vaulted chambers that would have been below ground in antiquity. They consist of an antechamber (attached to the entrance shaft) and two burial chambers, attached to the antechamber, at top and right. [Read full story]   Less «
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