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Eddie Larry Wrote:
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> PS, Consider the invasions of Egypt, much later by
> the Assyrians and Persians, do you think it
> possible that these folks financed their invasions
> with the promise of grave robbing?

For sure. The AE often had no compunction about robbing each other, even one pharaoh from another, son from father no less, so why not foreigners? And this is kind of what invaders do- take the stuff of the people they invade. I can't remember the tomb off the top of my head, but there is one example at least of robbers trying to tunnel in before it was even finished.

And if even the most secure and/or hidden tombs were open targets for thousands of years by both the locals and waves of foreigners, what does this say about the caches of tools stored in state public places? Say, like 800lb metal saws or stockpiles of tens of thousands of chisels, adzes and whatnot? Cranes made of large pieces of valuable wood? These would be the first to go. And it's a wonder to some why these tools are missing.



Edited 2 time(s). Last edit at 25-Jul-17 18:35 by Thanos5150.

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If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? 6286 Thanos5150 24-Jul-17 01:04
Re: If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? 841 Eddie Larry 24-Jul-17 02:55
Re: If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? 1048 Thanos5150 24-Jul-17 14:50
The Deir el-Bahri cache (DB320) 727 Eddie Larry 24-Jul-17 23:29
Re: The Deir el-Bahri cache (DB320) 539 Thanos5150 25-Jul-17 00:20
Re: The Deir el-Bahri cache (DB320) 490 Eddie Larry 25-Jul-17 01:03
Re: The Deir el-Bahri cache (DB320) 475 Thanos5150 25-Jul-17 01:30
Re: The Deir el-Bahri cache (DB320) 600 Eddie Larry 25-Jul-17 04:22
Re: If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? 657 Hanslune 24-Jul-17 04:54
Re: If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? 651 Thanos5150 24-Jul-17 05:32
Re: If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? 540 MDaines 24-Jul-17 11:04
Re: If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? 603 Thunderbird 24-Jul-17 15:14
Re: If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? 480 Thanos5150 24-Jul-17 20:37
Re: If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? 424 M. J. Thomas 24-Jul-17 21:48
Re: If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? 548 Thunderbird 25-Jul-17 03:35
Re: If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? 548 Martin Stower 24-Jul-17 20:39
Re: If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? 641 Thanos5150 24-Jul-17 23:32
Gods do not need tombs 518 Juha 24-Jul-17 20:05
Re: Gods do not need tombs 498 Eddie Larry 24-Jul-17 21:45
Re: If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? 429 Thanos5150 15-Feb-18 20:35
Re: If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? 352 Martin Stower 16-Feb-18 12:01
Re: If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? 310 Thanos5150 16-Feb-18 16:38
a brief summary 300 Warwick 16-Feb-18 22:20
Re: a brief summary 287 cladking 16-Feb-18 22:43
Re: a brief summary 318 Thanos5150 16-Feb-18 22:57
Re: a brief summary 328 Origyptian 17-Feb-18 05:24
Re: a brief summary 289 Thanos5150 17-Feb-18 17:12
Re: a brief summary 244 cladking 17-Feb-18 17:42
Re: a brief summary 226 Origyptian 17-Feb-18 17:46
Re: a brief summary 247 Thanos5150 17-Feb-18 18:34
Re: a brief summary 271 Warwick 17-Feb-18 23:52
Re: a brief summary 264 Origyptian 18-Feb-18 16:32
Re: a brief summary 253 Martin Stower 18-Feb-18 17:01
Re: a brief summary 278 Warwick 18-Feb-18 18:25
Re: a brief summary 264 M. J. Thomas 17-Feb-18 18:51
Re: a brief summary 296 Warwick 18-Feb-18 18:31
Re: a brief summary 293 M. J. Thomas 18-Feb-18 18:56
Re: If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? 303 Poster Boy 17-Feb-18 07:05
Re: If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? 271 Origyptian 17-Feb-18 15:19
Re: If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? 269 Thanos5150 17-Feb-18 17:02
Re: If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? 283 Mike D 17-Feb-18 12:22
Re: If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? 294 Morten 17-Feb-18 18:09
Re: If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? 241 Thanos5150 17-Feb-18 18:41
Re: If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? 253 sfbey 17-Feb-18 19:19
Re: If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? 249 Poster Boy 17-Feb-18 20:24
Re: If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? 258 Morten 17-Feb-18 20:30
Re: If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? 246 sfbey 17-Feb-18 20:31
Re: If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? 229 Morten 17-Feb-18 20:36
Re: If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? 242 sfbey 17-Feb-18 20:30
Re: If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? 270 Morten 17-Feb-18 20:34
Re: If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? 251 sfbey 17-Feb-18 20:39
Re: If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? 251 Morten 17-Feb-18 20:43
Re: If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? 258 Thanos5150 18-Feb-18 17:22
Re: If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? 250 sfbey 18-Feb-18 17:41
Re: If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? 251 Poster Boy 17-Feb-18 20:38
Re: If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? 283 sfbey 17-Feb-18 20:43
Re: If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? 261 Thanos5150 18-Feb-18 17:18
Re: If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? 301 charly 18-Feb-18 10:09
Re: If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? 257 Origyptian 18-Feb-18 14:00
Re: If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? 236 cladking 18-Feb-18 14:03
Re: If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? 540 Thanos5150 19-Feb-18 17:08
Re: If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? 284 Morten 17-Feb-18 19:25
Re: If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? 273 Warwick 17-Feb-18 23:59
Re: If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? 288 Pirone 25-Feb-18 08:37
Re: If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? 259 Thanos5150 25-Feb-18 17:37
Re: If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? 284 SandyJesse 25-Feb-18 18:11
Re: If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? 271 Thanos5150 25-Feb-18 18:20
Re: If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? 327 SandyJesse 25-Feb-18 20:26
Re: If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? 381 Pirone 02-Mar-18 19:18
Re: If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? ... Thank you 298 SallyA 27-Jun-18 23:24
Re: If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? 232 Thanos5150 05-Jun-18 02:54
Re: If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? 264 Eddie Larry 05-Jun-18 03:34
Re: If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? 207 Warwick 06-Jun-18 16:19
Re: If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? 232 cladking 06-Jun-18 17:47
Re: If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? 231 Origyptian 07-Jun-18 03:03
Re: If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? 219 cladking 07-Jun-18 14:11
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Re: Awesome links, T Bird, thank you! N.M. 199 SallyA 27-Jun-18 22:58
Re: The Pyramid and the Journey 205 cladking 07-Jun-18 19:28
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Re: If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? 227 Thanos5150 07-Jun-18 02:16


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