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A mastaba or "pr-djt is a type of ancient Egyptian tomb in the form of a flat-roofed, rectangular structure with inward sloping sides, constructed out of mud-bricks ...

Egyptian civilization - Architecture - Mastaba tombs

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Mastaba tombs surround the pyramids of the Old Kingdom. Courtiers and families of the monarch were buried in these low rectangular brick or stone structures.

HISTORY OF THE EGYPTIAN MASTABA

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The material on which the history of the mastaba form of tomb is to be ... large number of the examples are contained in MARIETTE'S Mastabas, which was.

Mastaba | Define Mastaba at Dictionary.com

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Mastaba definition, an ancient Egyptian tomb made of mud brick, rectangular in plan with sloping sides and a flat roof. See more.

Mastaba Tomb of Perneb | Old Kingdom | The Met

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The Location of Perneb's Tomb For millennia, the vast cemetery of Saqqara ( about twenty-five miles south of Cairo) was the burial ground for Memphis, ancient ...

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Get information, facts, and pictures about mastaba at Encyclopedia.com. Make research projects and school reports about mastaba easy with credible articles ...

Mastaba tomb, Saqqara - BBC

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Feb 17, 2011 ... The evolution of these fascinating structures, by Dr Joyce Tyldesley.

mastaba - UCL

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Burial customs: mastabas. Egyptologist use the Arabic word 'mastaba', meaning ' bench', for the massive rectangular structures found above many tombs in ...

The Mastaba, Project for the United Arab Emirates - Christo and ...

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Christo Abu Dhabi Mastaba (Project for United Arab Emirates) Drawing 1977 22 x 28" (56 x 71 cm) Pencil, wax crayon, pastel and charcoal. Photo: Eeva-Inkeri

Mastaba Egypt - Egypt Land of Eternity.com

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A Great number of Mastabas, were built at the West side of the Nile River, the right to make one of these funeral buildings honorable privilege, awhose price was ...

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mastaba | archaeology | Britannica.com

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The term mastaba was first used archaeologically in the 19th century by workmen on Auguste Mariette's excavation at Ṣaqqārah to describe the rectangular, ...

Ancient Egyptian Mastabas - Ancient Egypt Online

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The mastaba was used by the early pharaohs of Pre- and Early-Dynastic periods, but faded out of royal use in favor of the pyramids. The word comes from the ...

Mastaba Egyptian Tomb for kids *** - Ancient Egyptians for kids

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A comprehensive guide and fact sheet about the Mastaba Egyptian Tomb. Discover fascinating facts and information about ancient Egypt and Mastaba Egyptian ...