Barque of Khufu (cmrs)

Solar Barque Museum with the Pyramid of Khufu
Solar Barque Museum
Outside of the Museum
Outside of the Museum
Original Burial Site
Original Burial Site
Original Burial Site
Original Burial Site
Picture Before Removal
Picture Before Removal
A Model
A Model
      
A Model, from the other side
A Model
Original Rope
Original Rope
Solar Barque
Solar Barque
Solar Barque
Solar Barque
Solar Barque
Solar Barque
Solar Barque
Solar Barque
      
Solar Barque
Solar Barque
Solar Barque
Solar Barque
Solar Barque
Solar Barque
Solar Barque
Solar Barque
Solar Barque
Solar Barque
Solar Barque
Solar Barque
      
Solar Barque
Solar Barque

 

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The barque was discovered in 1954 in a 100 foot long pit next to the Pyramid of Khufu.  The wood is cedar.  It is 140 feet long.  It is put together with ropes and pegs.  It's purpose is unknown.

Reference/s: Wikipedia

Identifier: 77, Last Accessed: 2017-07-16 12:51:50

 

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