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Skatha wrote:

> DUNE wrote:
>
> >
> > I think we would all agree that G1 is showing a level of
> > sophistication in its internal structure far above any other
> > pyramid built in Egypt,
>
> Actually, no. There's pyramids with underground chambers and
> tunnels that form a complex over a mile in length, such as the
> pyramid of Djoser at Saqqara. G1 is pretty simple compared to
> that.

Hello Dune,

I'm with Skatha on this.
The Great Pyramid of Giza's interior is actually very simple in design.
Essentially, there are two sloping passages (the Descending and the Ascending - I'm combining the AP and Grand Gallery), four horizontal passages (the Subterranean, the Blind, the Queen’s Chamber and the Antechamber horizontals), three rectangular chambers (one with a gabled roof) and a narrow vertical shaft (the Well Shaft).
Skatha has mentioned already Djoser’s very complex pyramid, and I add Menkaure’s slightly less complex pyramid.

I should perhaps mention that it has been suggested that some of the tunnels under Djoser’s pyramid are the handiwork of tomb robbers.

Regards,

MJT



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