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Any statement as to who built them, or when they were built, is pure theory.In light of all the various theories concerning these mysterious structures, I don’t think the theoretical nature of the pyramid builders can be emphasised enough.What stands out at Giza more than anything else is not only the magnitude of the construction of the pyramids, but the internal design of the Great Pyramid; three chambers, of which one is subterranean, and their connecting passageways.The passageway that leads to the so-called King’s Chamber rises to a height of thirty-six feet!

"We found a large number of Ushabti (small carved figurines), more than 1,000 of them," Enany said.3200 – 3100 BC), although some experts suggest occupation began thousands of years earlier.The tomb contained the remains of a young man, as well as a hoard of artifacts, including a rare figurine carved from a single hippopotamus tusk, combs, spearheads, and arrowheads, making it one of the richest predynastic burials ever uncovered.It belonged to a nobleman named Userhat who worked as the city judge.It was opened to add more mummies during the 21st Dynasty, about 3,000 years ago, to protect them during a period when tomb-robbing was common, Mostafa Waziri, the head of the archaeological mission, said at the site.The grave goods suggest the man was an elite member of society and held an important position, though interestingly, evidence suggests his grave had been desecrated soon after burial, indicating that he may also have held a few enemies.

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