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Jon Ellison Wrote:
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> I and apparently many others have held the long
> held belief that the granite box housed within the
> Kings Chamber of G1 had to have been placed into
> the chamber during construction of the pyramid
> because it was simply too large to have fitted
> inside and along the passages leading south from
> the Grand Gallery through the Antechamber and into
> the Kings Chamber.
>
> According to Petrie and subsequently the drawings
> by M&R this seems not to be the case.
>
> The height and width dimensions given by Petrie
> for the coffer are as follows.
>
> Height 41.31 inches 104.920 cm
> Width 38.507 inches 97.808 cm
>
> The Height and width dimensions given by M&R for
> the KC entrance are as follows.
>
> Height 115.00 cm
> Width 105.00 cm
>
>
> Close examination of photographs taken on a plane
> horizontal to the upper edge of the coffer seem to
> confirm this.
> The upper edge of the coffer being substantially
> lower than the first wall course, which in turn
> defines the height of the passageway.
>
>
>
>
> To this end I explored graphically the possibility
> of positioning the coffer within the passageway
> and the Antechamber.
>
> The coffer serving as a blocking stone or plug
> block at the KC entrance.
>
>
>
>
>
> It can be seen that the coffer wall thickness
> given by Petrie as 5.83" 14.808 cm, is a good
> match for the Antechamber vertical rib width given
> by M&R as 15 cm.
>
>

If you look to the right of the sarcophagus yoy will not a non load bearing stone of the required size. It also is the only block with a space at the joints. It is highly suggested that this is another entrance.

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Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 2294 Jon Ellison 16-Nov-17 21:06
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 316 Sirfiroth 16-Nov-17 22:08
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 319 Jon Ellison 16-Nov-17 23:01
Irrelevant 279 Dr. Troglodyte 17-Nov-17 00:26
Re: Irrelevant 301 Jon Ellison 17-Nov-17 09:01
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 243 Origyptian 16-Nov-17 23:10
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 279 Jon Ellison 16-Nov-17 23:18
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 297 Jon Ellison 16-Nov-17 23:27
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 209 cladking 17-Nov-17 15:35
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 292 Jon Ellison 18-Nov-17 09:43
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 230 cladking 18-Nov-17 14:58
Re: Wave form systems 234 Thunderbird 18-Nov-17 18:28
Re: Wave form systems 172 Jon Ellison 18-Nov-17 18:41
Re: Wave form systems 295 Thunderbird 18-Nov-17 23:00
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 135 John B 12-Jan-18 23:57
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 195 Jon Ellison 13-Jan-18 00:02
W. M. F. Petrie Speaks 340 Dr. Troglodyte 17-Nov-17 00:24
Re: W. M. F. Petrie Speaks 287 Origyptian 17-Nov-17 04:32
Re: W. M. F. Petrie Speaks 246 Apap 17-Nov-17 23:01
Re: W. M. F. Petrie Speaks 214 Jon Ellison 18-Nov-17 09:35
Re: W. M. F. Petrie Speaks 209 Apap 21-Nov-17 00:55
Re: W. M. F. Petrie Speaks 228 Origyptian 21-Nov-17 06:08
on the other hand.... 211 Warwick 18-Nov-17 18:51
Re: on the other hand.... 253 Jon Ellison 18-Nov-17 19:41
Re: on the other hand.... 265 Origyptian 19-Nov-17 15:59
Re: on the other hand.... 230 Jon Ellison 20-Nov-17 19:13
Re: on the other hand.... 215 Origyptian 20-Nov-17 20:08
Re: on the other hand.... 172 DUNE 20-Nov-17 21:13
Re: on the other hand.... 169 Origyptian 20-Nov-17 22:39
Re: on the other hand.... 123 M. J. Thomas 20-Nov-17 23:53
Re: on the other hand.... 200 Jon Ellison 21-Nov-17 08:43
Re: on the other hand.... 185 M. J. Thomas 21-Nov-17 09:48
Re: on the other hand.... 177 DUNE 21-Nov-17 10:29
Re: on the other hand.... 260 Jon Ellison 21-Nov-17 10:50
Re: on the other hand.... 200 M. J. Thomas 21-Nov-17 11:19
Re: on the other hand.... 197 Jon Ellison 21-Nov-17 11:29
Re: on the other hand.... 199 M. J. Thomas 21-Nov-17 13:38
Re: on the other hand.... 207 DUNE 21-Nov-17 15:54
Re: on the other hand.... 161 Origyptian 21-Nov-17 16:22
Re: on the other hand.... 165 Thunderbird 21-Nov-17 16:30
Re: on the other hand.... 221 Origyptian 21-Nov-17 16:38
Re: on the other hand.... 125 Thunderbird 21-Nov-17 17:48
Re: on the other hand.... 195 M. J. Thomas 21-Nov-17 17:04
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 167 Thunderbird 21-Nov-17 17:26
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 136 Origyptian 21-Nov-17 17:50
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 136 M. J. Thomas 21-Nov-17 17:58
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 150 Jon Ellison 21-Nov-17 18:30
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 139 M. J. Thomas 21-Nov-17 18:52
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 180 Jon Ellison 21-Nov-17 19:00
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 192 M. J. Thomas 21-Nov-17 19:23
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 146 Jon Ellison 21-Nov-17 19:44
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 211 Jon Ellison 21-Nov-17 19:52
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 131 Origyptian 21-Nov-17 19:32
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 138 Origyptian 21-Nov-17 19:25
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 157 Jon Ellison 21-Nov-17 22:26
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 131 Origyptian 21-Nov-17 22:48
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 179 Jon Ellison 21-Nov-17 23:01
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 119 Origyptian 21-Nov-17 23:06
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 177 Jon Ellison 21-Nov-17 23:28
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 151 Origyptian 21-Nov-17 23:49
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 260 Jon Ellison 22-Nov-17 01:01
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 210 Thunderbird 21-Nov-17 18:51
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 188 M. J. Thomas 21-Nov-17 19:08
Re: on the other hand.... 143 Origyptian 21-Nov-17 17:43
Re: W. M. F. Petrie Speaks 184 Apap 22-Nov-17 18:14
Re: W. M. F. Petrie Speaks 242 Origyptian 22-Nov-17 19:13
Re: W. M. F. Petrie Speaks 298 Jon Ellison 22-Nov-17 22:02
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 274 Spiros 17-Nov-17 12:07
Petrie Antechamber Groovy Grooves 290 Jon Ellison 25-Nov-17 02:31
Re: Petrie Antechamber Groovy Grooves 150 Jon Ellison 25-Nov-17 11:26
Re: Petrie Antechamber Groovy Grooves 148 Thunderbird 25-Nov-17 18:24
Re: Petrie Antechamber Groovy Grooves 146 Origyptian 25-Nov-17 19:02
Re: Petrie Antechamber Groovy Grooves 163 Thunderbird 25-Nov-17 20:08
Re: Petrie Antechamber Groovy Grooves 144 Thunderbird 25-Nov-17 20:32
Re: Petrie Antechamber Groovy Grooves 169 Jon Ellison 26-Nov-17 01:17
Re: Petrie Antechamber Groovy Grooves 229 Jon Ellison 26-Nov-17 01:57
Block Kings Chamber 357 Jon Ellison 30-Nov-17 10:38
Re: Block Kings Chamber 168 Open mind 12-Jan-18 06:32
Re: Block Kings Chamber 132 Jon Ellison 12-Jan-18 13:48
Re: Block Kings Chamber 116 Open mind 12-Jan-18 17:07
Re: Block Kings Chamber 114 Origyptian 12-Jan-18 18:31
Re: Block Kings Chamber 104 Open mind 12-Jan-18 18:39
Re: Block Kings Chamber 99 Origyptian 12-Jan-18 18:47
Re: Block Kings Chamber 114 Open mind 12-Jan-18 19:36
Re: Block Kings Chamber 159 Open mind 12-Jan-18 17:50
Re: Block Kings Chamber 130 Open mind 12-Jan-18 19:29
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 140 John B 12-Jan-18 21:57
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 116 Jon Ellison 12-Jan-18 23:25


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