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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. 2904 Jon Ellison 16-Nov-17 21:06
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 484 Sirfiroth 16-Nov-17 22:08
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 560 Jon Ellison 16-Nov-17 23:01
Irrelevant 440 Dr. Troglodyte 17-Nov-17 00:26
Re: Irrelevant 474 Jon Ellison 17-Nov-17 09:01
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 415 Origyptian 16-Nov-17 23:10
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 444 Jon Ellison 16-Nov-17 23:18
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 490 Jon Ellison 16-Nov-17 23:27
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 380 cladking 17-Nov-17 15:35
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 485 Jon Ellison 18-Nov-17 09:43
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 376 cladking 18-Nov-17 14:58
Re: Wave form systems 390 Thunderbird 18-Nov-17 18:28
Re: Wave form systems 316 Jon Ellison 18-Nov-17 18:41
Re: Wave form systems 478 Thunderbird 18-Nov-17 23:00
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 279 John B 12-Jan-18 23:57
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 376 Jon Ellison 13-Jan-18 00:02
W. M. F. Petrie Speaks 538 Dr. Troglodyte 17-Nov-17 00:24
Re: W. M. F. Petrie Speaks 458 Origyptian 17-Nov-17 04:32
Re: W. M. F. Petrie Speaks 466 Apap 17-Nov-17 23:01
Re: W. M. F. Petrie Speaks 355 Jon Ellison 18-Nov-17 09:35
Re: W. M. F. Petrie Speaks 446 Apap 21-Nov-17 00:55
Re: W. M. F. Petrie Speaks 401 Origyptian 21-Nov-17 06:08
on the other hand.... 370 Warwick 18-Nov-17 18:51
Re: on the other hand.... 401 Jon Ellison 18-Nov-17 19:41
Re: on the other hand.... 444 Origyptian 19-Nov-17 15:59
Re: on the other hand.... 397 Jon Ellison 20-Nov-17 19:13
Re: on the other hand.... 370 Origyptian 20-Nov-17 20:08
Re: on the other hand.... 319 DUNE 20-Nov-17 21:13
Re: on the other hand.... 317 Origyptian 20-Nov-17 22:39
Re: on the other hand.... 283 M. J. Thomas 20-Nov-17 23:53
Re: on the other hand.... 337 Jon Ellison 21-Nov-17 08:43
Re: on the other hand.... 321 M. J. Thomas 21-Nov-17 09:48
Re: on the other hand.... 325 DUNE 21-Nov-17 10:29
Re: on the other hand.... 420 Jon Ellison 21-Nov-17 10:50
Re: on the other hand.... 349 M. J. Thomas 21-Nov-17 11:19
Re: on the other hand.... 374 Jon Ellison 21-Nov-17 11:29
Re: on the other hand.... 341 M. J. Thomas 21-Nov-17 13:38
Re: on the other hand.... 366 DUNE 21-Nov-17 15:54
Re: on the other hand.... 303 Origyptian 21-Nov-17 16:22
Re: on the other hand.... 305 Thunderbird 21-Nov-17 16:30
Re: on the other hand.... 425 Origyptian 21-Nov-17 16:38
Re: on the other hand.... 262 Thunderbird 21-Nov-17 17:48
Re: on the other hand.... 334 M. J. Thomas 21-Nov-17 17:04
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 326 Thunderbird 21-Nov-17 17:26
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 281 Origyptian 21-Nov-17 17:50
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 265 M. J. Thomas 21-Nov-17 17:58
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 297 Jon Ellison 21-Nov-17 18:30
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 295 M. J. Thomas 21-Nov-17 18:52
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 356 Jon Ellison 21-Nov-17 19:00
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 329 M. J. Thomas 21-Nov-17 19:23
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 290 Jon Ellison 21-Nov-17 19:44
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 365 Jon Ellison 21-Nov-17 19:52
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 274 Origyptian 21-Nov-17 19:32
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 288 Origyptian 21-Nov-17 19:25
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 326 Jon Ellison 21-Nov-17 22:26
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 279 Origyptian 21-Nov-17 22:48
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 328 Jon Ellison 21-Nov-17 23:01
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 264 Origyptian 21-Nov-17 23:06
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 313 Jon Ellison 21-Nov-17 23:28
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 301 Origyptian 21-Nov-17 23:49
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 421 Jon Ellison 22-Nov-17 01:01
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 386 Thunderbird 21-Nov-17 18:51
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 324 M. J. Thomas 21-Nov-17 19:08
Re: on the other hand.... 280 Origyptian 21-Nov-17 17:43
Re: W. M. F. Petrie Speaks 428 Apap 22-Nov-17 18:14
Re: W. M. F. Petrie Speaks 421 Origyptian 22-Nov-17 19:13
Re: W. M. F. Petrie Speaks 517 Jon Ellison 22-Nov-17 22:02
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 430 Spiros 17-Nov-17 12:07
Petrie Antechamber Groovy Grooves 438 Jon Ellison 25-Nov-17 02:31
Re: Petrie Antechamber Groovy Grooves 328 Jon Ellison 25-Nov-17 11:26
Re: Petrie Antechamber Groovy Grooves 315 Thunderbird 25-Nov-17 18:24
Re: Petrie Antechamber Groovy Grooves 291 Origyptian 25-Nov-17 19:02
Re: Petrie Antechamber Groovy Grooves 319 Thunderbird 25-Nov-17 20:08
Re: Petrie Antechamber Groovy Grooves 293 Thunderbird 25-Nov-17 20:32
Re: Petrie Antechamber Groovy Grooves 343 Jon Ellison 26-Nov-17 01:17
Re: Petrie Antechamber Groovy Grooves 454 Jon Ellison 26-Nov-17 01:57
Block Kings Chamber 821 Jon Ellison 30-Nov-17 10:38
Re: Block Kings Chamber 322 Open mind 12-Jan-18 06:32
Re: Block Kings Chamber 278 Jon Ellison 12-Jan-18 13:48
Re: Block Kings Chamber 248 Open mind 12-Jan-18 17:07
Re: Block Kings Chamber 268 Origyptian 12-Jan-18 18:31
Re: Block Kings Chamber 244 Open mind 12-Jan-18 18:39
Re: Block Kings Chamber 266 Origyptian 12-Jan-18 18:47
Re: Block Kings Chamber 249 Open mind 12-Jan-18 19:36
Re: Block Kings Chamber 285 Open mind 12-Jan-18 17:50
Re: Block Kings Chamber 294 Open mind 12-Jan-18 19:29
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 293 John B 12-Jan-18 21:57
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 284 Jon Ellison 12-Jan-18 23:25


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