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The Great Pyramids were originally bright white When the pyramids were originally finished, they were plated in and outer layer of white “casing stones”. These casing stones were cut with astounding precision to give a smooth slope to the pyramids, unlike how they appear today with the outer stones more or less forming very large “steps”. The original casing stones were made of highly polished Tura limestone, meant to reflect the sun’s rays, and were accurate within 1/100th of an inch.

The Great Pyramids were originally Bright White, and we're encased in a covering of highly polished, precision Cut Tura limestone, meant to reflect the sun’s rays, and were accurate within of an inch.

Fotografía Mortuary Temple of Ramesses III por Mohammed Ali Moussa

The Mortuary Temple of Ramesses III Egypt

Mastaba de Mereruka, en Saqqara. La estatua del ka de este visir del faraón Teti, de la dinastía VI, casado con una hija del rey, aparece ante la puerta falsa por la que se accedía desde el Más Allá a los alimentos dispuestos en esta sala de ofrendas.

False door was a feature in funerary temples of the wealthy. It was believed the ka, part of our soul, would come from the afterlife to receive offerings

Kalabsha Temple  moved by the construction of the Aswan Dam Egypt

Kalabsha Temple Temple moved by the construction of the Aswan Dam Egypt

View through the Great Gateway into the Grand Court of the Temple of Edfou [Temple of Horus, Edfu] | Royal Collection Trust

Francis Bedford (photographer) 'View through the Great Gateway into the Grand Court of the Temple of Edfou [Temple of Horus, Edfu]' 14 Mar 1862

On the top of the Great Pyramid | Mister Marat and Raskalov Vit - Arch2O.com

Russian Photographers Stealthily Climb the Great Pyramid of Giza to Shoot Photos

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