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Barbelo Wrote:
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> Thanks for your response.
>
> This whole thing is a puzzle with no right or
> wrong answers yet.
>
> You may wish to consider that the Basalt Patio
> (ATA) is the floor of the Mortuary Temple and if
> it was constructed prior to the Pyramid, and the
> Causeway was the conduit for building materials,
> the Temple may have been an obstruction to a
> degree.
>
> Secondly, ATA, Boat Pits are constructed after the
> death of a king as a symbolic means of travel in
> the afterlife, therefore it is more than likely
> that their excavation was posthumous which brings
> up the question, "Why lay the pavement only to
> partly destroy it again?"


Thanks. I don't see any evidence that a "Mortuary Temple" was constructed before the pyramid or the causeway.

I also don't see any evidence supporting the notion that the construction of the Boat Pits occurred after the causeway thereby partly destroying it. Rather, the Pits may have been excavated during or before the construction of the causeway; in any case, the central Pit seems to respect thte causeway and not vice versa, but maybe not. How do we know when the Pits were constructed relative to the construction of the pyramid, MT, or death of the king?

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Re: Khufu Pyramid Building Plan Challenge 123 Barbelo 05-Jun-18 22:28
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Re: Khufu Pyramid Building Plan Challenge 135 Origyptian 05-Jun-18 21:04
Re: Khufu Pyramid Building Plan Challenge 92 Barbelo 05-Jun-18 21:52
Re: Khufu Pyramid Building Plan Challenge 110 Origyptian 07-Jun-18 11:18
Re: Khufu Pyramid Building Plan Challenge 88 Barbelo 07-Jun-18 20:56
Re: Khufu Pyramid Building Plan Challenge 86 Origyptian 07-Jun-18 22:41
Re: Khufu Pyramid Building Plan Challenge 156 Barbelo 07-Jun-18 23:18


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