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Barbelo Wrote:
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And near the G2 and G3 temples were found
> over 120 statues and unique statue fragments all
> removed from their respective temples and
> unceremoniously dumped and buried like trash. Who
> did this and when? What are we to make of such
> irreverence?

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> "They said that Egypt until the time of King
> Rhampsinitus was altogether well-governed and
> prospered greatly, but that Kheops, who was the
> next king, brought the people to utter misery. For
> first he closed all the temples, so that no one
> could sacrifice there;" Herodotus
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> As discussed, there is no similar temple at G1.
> But, Khufu could only proclaim his innocence on
> desecrating the G2 and G3 temples if he preceded
> them. And if the temples preceded the pyramids -
> of which a case can be made - he could certainly
> be a suspect.

Not sure what you are trying to say here. Unless you are suggesting otherwise, the statues are most certainly of Menkaure and Khafre and would be additions to these temples installed, in context of this discussion, long after the original construction. As would the G2 VT alabaster floor with statue niches in relation to the megalithic limestone component if not the granite component as well: HERE.

And while the G1 MT may have been different, it was a temple nonetheless, with as noted before reliefs of Khufu's Sed Festival et al, so there is nothing to prevent the installation of statues there either.



Edited 1 time(s). Last edit at 13-Jun-18 05:54 by Thanos5150.

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The Temples of Giza 1029 Barbelo 11-Jun-18 01:13
Re: The Temples of Giza 271 Thunderbird 11-Jun-18 16:09
Re: The Temples of Giza 157 Thunderbird 11-Jun-18 18:22
Re: The Temples of Giza 172 Origyptian 11-Jun-18 22:23
Re: The Temples of Giza 157 Barbelo 12-Jun-18 04:23
Re: The Temples of Giza 188 DUNE 12-Jun-18 07:14
Re: The Temples of Giza 165 Barbelo 12-Jun-18 11:38
Re: The Temples of Giza 213 DUNE 12-Jun-18 12:07
Re: The Temples of Giza 155 Barbelo 12-Jun-18 21:56
Re: The Temples of Giza 162 Origyptian 12-Jun-18 22:13
Re: The Temples of Giza 132 Barbelo 12-Jun-18 23:40
Re: The Temples of Giza 131 Origyptian 13-Jun-18 22:08
Re: The Temples of Giza 138 Barbelo 13-Jun-18 22:39
Re: The Temples of Giza 120 Origyptian 14-Jun-18 14:11
Re: The Temples of Giza 202 Barbelo 14-Jun-18 21:08
Re: The Temples of Giza 164 Origyptian 12-Jun-18 10:57
Re: The Temples of Giza 166 Barbelo 12-Jun-18 11:57
Re: The Temples of Giza 252 Thanos5150 12-Jun-18 23:33
Re: The Temples of Giza 226 Thanos5150 13-Jun-18 00:21
Re: The Temples of Giza 198 Barbelo 13-Jun-18 02:54
Re: The Temples of Giza 403 Thanos5150 13-Jun-18 05:03
Re: The Temples of Giza 121 Thanos5150 13-Jun-18 05:23
Re: The Temples of Giza 127 Barbelo 13-Jun-18 05:29
Re: The Temples of Giza 143 Thanos5150 13-Jun-18 05:54
Re: The Temples of Giza 132 Origyptian 13-Jun-18 14:42
The Mortuary Temple of Menkaure 481 Barbelo 13-Jun-18 11:19


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