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A possible explanation of the void discovered in the pyramid of Khufu on the basis of the pyramid texts

Magli, Giulio;
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  • Published: 13 Nov 2017
Abstract
A recent exploration has shown the presence of a significant void in the pyramid of Khufu at Giza. A possible explanation of this space, interpreted as a chamber connected to the lower north channel and aimed to contain a specific funerary equipment is tentatively proposed. According to the Pyramid Texts, this equipment might consist of a Iron throne, actually a wooden throne endowed with meteoritic Iron sheets.
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