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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 838 Barbelo 11-Jun-18 01:13
Re: The Temples of Giza 225 Thunderbird 11-Jun-18 16:09
Re: The Temples of Giza 139 Thunderbird 11-Jun-18 18:22
Re: The Temples of Giza 152 Origyptian 11-Jun-18 22:23
Re: The Temples of Giza 137 Barbelo 12-Jun-18 04:23
Re: The Temples of Giza 154 DUNE 12-Jun-18 07:14
Re: The Temples of Giza 148 Barbelo 12-Jun-18 11:38
Re: The Temples of Giza 187 DUNE 12-Jun-18 12:07
Re: The Temples of Giza 123 Barbelo 12-Jun-18 21:56
Re: The Temples of Giza 129 Origyptian 12-Jun-18 22:13
Re: The Temples of Giza 109 Barbelo 12-Jun-18 23:40
Re: The Temples of Giza 114 Origyptian 13-Jun-18 22:08
Re: The Temples of Giza 120 Barbelo 13-Jun-18 22:39
Re: The Temples of Giza 99 Origyptian 14-Jun-18 14:11
Re: The Temples of Giza 182 Barbelo 14-Jun-18 21:08
Re: The Temples of Giza 145 Origyptian 12-Jun-18 10:57
Re: The Temples of Giza 148 Barbelo 12-Jun-18 11:57
Re: The Temples of Giza 189 Thanos5150 12-Jun-18 23:33
Re: The Temples of Giza 162 Thanos5150 13-Jun-18 00:21
Re: The Temples of Giza 158 Barbelo 13-Jun-18 02:54
Re: The Temples of Giza 262 Thanos5150 13-Jun-18 05:03
Re: The Temples of Giza 100 Thanos5150 13-Jun-18 05:23
Re: The Temples of Giza 92 Barbelo 13-Jun-18 05:29
Re: The Temples of Giza 120 Thanos5150 13-Jun-18 05:54
Re: The Temples of Giza 107 Origyptian 13-Jun-18 14:42
The Mortuary Temple of Menkaure 283 Barbelo 13-Jun-18 11:19


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