Tag: EG – Memphis and its Necropolis – the Pyramid Fields from Giza to Dahshur

Egypt unveils Rameses II-era sarcophagus of ‘royal secretary’; AFP

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Ptah-em-uya was ‘a high-ranking official’ in 13th century BC.

Source: Egypt unveils Rameses II-era sarcophagus of ‘royal secretary’

Inside the Pyramid of Djoser — the world’s oldest still-standing stone building — that reopened after 14 years of restoration; James Pressley; Business Insider

After 14 years, the oldest pyramid in the world, known as the Pyramid of Djoser, has reopened. Here’s what it’s like inside.

Source: Inside the Pyramid of Djoser — the world’s oldest still-standing stone building — that reopened after 14 years of restoration