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sfbey Wrote:
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> The pyramids are as bare as Old Kingdom burial
> chambers in tombs of the period. In tombs the
> "decoration" appears in the offering chapels and
> other rooms leading to the burial chamber but the
> burial chambers were blank. For the pyramids the
> scenes are in the Valley Temple, the mortuary
> temple and the walls of the covered causeway
> leading to the pyramid. They were all part of the
> same complex. By the 5th Dynasty the PT
> inscriptions were included in the burial chambers,

And with the appearance of the PT in the royal tomb, decorating also began to appear in the burial chambers of private tombs; lists and images of offerings.
Hieroglyphs of persons and animals in the tomb chamber were sometimes "mutilated" to prevent them from harming the deceased. Earliest example: the PT of Unas.

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If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? 6435 Thanos5150 24-Jul-17 01:04
Re: If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? 855 Eddie Larry 24-Jul-17 02:55
Re: If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? 1104 Thanos5150 24-Jul-17 14:50
The Deir el-Bahri cache (DB320) 754 Eddie Larry 24-Jul-17 23:29
Re: The Deir el-Bahri cache (DB320) 554 Thanos5150 25-Jul-17 00:20
Re: The Deir el-Bahri cache (DB320) 502 Eddie Larry 25-Jul-17 01:03
Re: The Deir el-Bahri cache (DB320) 497 Thanos5150 25-Jul-17 01:30
Re: The Deir el-Bahri cache (DB320) 622 Eddie Larry 25-Jul-17 04:22
Re: If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? 672 Hanslune 24-Jul-17 04:54
Re: If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? 685 Thanos5150 24-Jul-17 05:32
Re: If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? 553 MDaines 24-Jul-17 11:04
Re: If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? 614 Thunderbird 24-Jul-17 15:14
Re: If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? 493 Thanos5150 24-Jul-17 20:37
Re: If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? 438 M. J. Thomas 24-Jul-17 21:48
Re: If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? 561 Thunderbird 25-Jul-17 03:35
Re: If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? 568 Martin Stower 24-Jul-17 20:39
Re: If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? 662 Thanos5150 24-Jul-17 23:32
Gods do not need tombs 536 Juha 24-Jul-17 20:05
Re: Gods do not need tombs 515 Eddie Larry 24-Jul-17 21:45
Re: If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? 446 Thanos5150 15-Feb-18 20:35
Re: If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? 368 Martin Stower 16-Feb-18 12:01
Re: If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? 325 Thanos5150 16-Feb-18 16:38
a brief summary 314 Warwick 16-Feb-18 22:20
Re: a brief summary 304 cladking 16-Feb-18 22:43
Re: a brief summary 333 Thanos5150 16-Feb-18 22:57
Re: a brief summary 342 Origyptian 17-Feb-18 05:24
Re: a brief summary 313 Thanos5150 17-Feb-18 17:12
Re: a brief summary 256 cladking 17-Feb-18 17:42
Re: a brief summary 236 Origyptian 17-Feb-18 17:46
Re: a brief summary 258 Thanos5150 17-Feb-18 18:34
Re: a brief summary 284 Warwick 17-Feb-18 23:52
Re: a brief summary 274 Origyptian 18-Feb-18 16:32
Re: a brief summary 267 Martin Stower 18-Feb-18 17:01
Re: a brief summary 290 Warwick 18-Feb-18 18:25
Re: a brief summary 281 M. J. Thomas 17-Feb-18 18:51
Re: a brief summary 308 Warwick 18-Feb-18 18:31
Re: a brief summary 302 M. J. Thomas 18-Feb-18 18:56
Re: If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? 316 Poster Boy 17-Feb-18 07:05
Re: If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? 282 Origyptian 17-Feb-18 15:19
Re: If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? 284 Thanos5150 17-Feb-18 17:02
Re: If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? 296 Mike D 17-Feb-18 12:22
Re: If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? 318 Morten 17-Feb-18 18:09
Re: If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? 259 Thanos5150 17-Feb-18 18:41
Re: If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? 267 sfbey 17-Feb-18 19:19
Re: If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? 263 Poster Boy 17-Feb-18 20:24
Re: If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? 269 Morten 17-Feb-18 20:30
Re: If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? 259 sfbey 17-Feb-18 20:31
Re: If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? 242 Morten 17-Feb-18 20:36
Re: If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? 256 sfbey 17-Feb-18 20:30
Re: If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? 286 Morten 17-Feb-18 20:34
Re: If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? 262 sfbey 17-Feb-18 20:39
Re: If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? 265 Morten 17-Feb-18 20:43
Re: If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? 268 Thanos5150 18-Feb-18 17:22
Re: If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? 264 sfbey 18-Feb-18 17:41
Re: If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? 263 Poster Boy 17-Feb-18 20:38
Re: If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? 296 sfbey 17-Feb-18 20:43
Re: If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? 272 Thanos5150 18-Feb-18 17:18
Re: If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? 320 charly 18-Feb-18 10:09
Re: If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? 268 Origyptian 18-Feb-18 14:00
Re: If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? 245 cladking 18-Feb-18 14:03
Re: If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? 589 Thanos5150 19-Feb-18 17:08
Re: If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? 302 Morten 17-Feb-18 19:25
Re: If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? 292 Warwick 17-Feb-18 23:59
Re: If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? 310 Pirone 25-Feb-18 08:37
Re: If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? 275 Thanos5150 25-Feb-18 17:37
Re: If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? 296 SandyJesse 25-Feb-18 18:11
Re: If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? 288 Thanos5150 25-Feb-18 18:20
Re: If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? 340 SandyJesse 25-Feb-18 20:26
Re: If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? 399 Pirone 02-Mar-18 19:18
Re: If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? ... Thank you 314 SallyA 27-Jun-18 23:24
Re: If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? 248 Thanos5150 05-Jun-18 02:54
Re: If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? 275 Eddie Larry 05-Jun-18 03:34
Re: If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? 217 Warwick 06-Jun-18 16:19
Re: If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? 246 cladking 06-Jun-18 17:47
Re: If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? 259 Origyptian 07-Jun-18 03:03
Re: If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? 231 cladking 07-Jun-18 14:11
Re: The Pyramid and the Journey 349 Thunderbird 07-Jun-18 16:00
Re: The Pyramid and the Journey 246 eyeofhorus33 07-Jun-18 19:16
Re: The Pyramid and the Journey 287 Thunderbird 07-Jun-18 22:00
Re: Awesome links, T Bird, thank you! N.M. 209 SallyA 27-Jun-18 22:58
Re: The Pyramid and the Journey 214 cladking 07-Jun-18 19:28
Re: The Pyramid and the Journey 215 SallyA 27-Jun-18 22:05
Re: If Pyramids are not Tombs, then where are the Pharaohs? 237 Thanos5150 07-Jun-18 02:16


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