"Saqqara - Old Kingdom's royal necropolis" Step Pyramid of Zoser by kiasu

Step Pyramid of Zoser Travel Guide: 12 reviews and 31 photos

The Zoser Step Pyramid was designed and built for 3rd Dynasty Pharaoh Zoser who ruled from 2667BC to 2648BC by the brilliant high priest Imhotep.

Imhotep used stone instead of mudbrick as building material for the Pharaoh's mastaba and stacked six layer of them to form the prototype of the subsequent smooth pyramids.

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  • Last visit to Step Pyramid of Zoser: Nov 2004
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  • kenyneo's Profile Photo
    Nov 29, 2004 at 8:20 AM

    Very interesting place ...so did you find any skeletal remains inside the false entrance ??

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