Reassembled Papyrus Fragments Shed Light On The Lives Of Workers Who Built The Pyramids


The fragments are accounts and logbooks from the port from which blocks of white limestone (now long gone) that encased the Great Pyramid were sent to Giza. They record how supplies were loaded and shipped, the size of the crews, how they were fed, etc. – History Today


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Source:  https://www.historytoday.com/archive/history-matters/monumental-record#new_tab




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