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Saqqara



Saqqara
Introduction

1. Zoser's step pyramid

2. Entrance and Hall

3. Mortuary temple

4. Meet Zoser

5. Heb-Sed Court

6. House of South

7. Pyramid of Unas

8. Causeway; boat pits

9. Valley Temple

10. Tomb of Horemheb

11. Saite & Persian tombs

12. Sekhemkhet pyramid

13. Teti pyramid

14. Entering the tomb

15. Mastabas

16. Mereruka

17. Ti

18. Kagemni

19. Akhti-Hotep and Ptah-Hotep

20. Pyramid of Userkaf

21. 1. & 3.Dynasty Tombs

22. Philsopher's Circle

23. Serapeum

South Saqqara

25. Pepi 2 pyramid

26. Faraoun mastaba

27. Pepi 1 pyramid

28. Djedkare pyramid

29. Merenre pyramid

30. Ibi pyramid

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SAQQARA
1st and 3rd Dynasty Tombs

3rd Dynasty tombs, Saqqara, Egypt

The 3rd Dynasty tombs to the east of the Mastaba of Ti are still unexcavated. There is therefore a good chance of treasuries lying under the dull moulds. It is believed that this is the most likely burial ground of Imhotep, the architect of Zoser's step pyramid who would later be transformed into deity.
3rd Dynasty tombs, Saqqara, Egypt



By Tore Kjeilen