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Saqqara has the earliest large sclae cut stone construction of its kind What type of architectural edifice do visitors go to see ?

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Asked by stalin, 31 May '13 07:40 pm
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Pyramid
Answered by Anil K Chugh, 31 May '13 08:18 pm

 
  
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Pyramid
Answered by Quest, 01 Jun '13 07:13 am

 
  
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Step Pyramid
Answered by rajan, 01 Jun '13 06:48 am

 
  
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Step Pyramid
Answered by anil garg, 31 May '13 07:47 pm

 
  
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Step pyramid
Answered by rajnikant raiyarela, 31 May '13 07:44 pm

 
  
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Saqqara features numerous pyramids, including the world famous Step pyramid of Djoser, sometimes referred to as the Step Tomb due to its rectangular base, as well as a number of mastabas (Arabic word meaning 'bench'). Located some 30 km (19 mi) south of modern-day Cairo, Saqqara covers an area of around 7 by 1.5 km (4.3 by 0.93 mi).
At Saqqara, the oldest complete stone building complex known in history was built: Djoser's step pyramid, built during the third dynasty. Another 16 Egyptian kings built pyramids at Saqqara, which are now in various states of preservation or dilapidation. High officials added private funeral monuments to this necropolis during the entire pharaonic period. It remained an important complex for non-royal burials and cult ceremonies for more than 3,000 years, well into Ptolemaic and Roman times.
North of the area known as Saqqara lies Abusir; south lies Dahshur. The area running from Giza to Dahshur has been used as necropolis by the inhabitants of Memphis at ...more
Answered by fakeastrologer, 31 May '13 07:43 pm

 
  
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Step Pyramid
Answered by vedprakash sharma, 31 May '13 07:41 pm

 
  
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