The Great Pyramid (Pyramid of Khufu) c. 2560 BCE

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Simeon Netchev
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published on 21 April 2022

An illustration depicting the structural elements and composition of the Great Pyramid of Giza, the tomb of King Khufu (called "Cheops" by the Greeks), the largest of the pyramids of the Giza necropolis and the only member of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World still in existence.

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About the Author

Simeon Netchev
Simeon is a freelance visual designer with a deep interest in the human side of history. He believes that every image should be an interaction, a commentary, and a narrative, and every map should lead on an exciting journey of exploration and discovery.

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APA Style

Netchev, S. (2022, April 21). The Great Pyramid (Pyramid of Khufu) c. 2560 BCE. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/15685/the-great-pyramid-pyramid-of-khufu-c-2560-bce/

Chicago Style

Netchev, Simeon. "The Great Pyramid (Pyramid of Khufu) c. 2560 BCE." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified April 21, 2022. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/15685/the-great-pyramid-pyramid-of-khufu-c-2560-bce/.

MLA Style

Netchev, Simeon. "The Great Pyramid (Pyramid of Khufu) c. 2560 BCE." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 21 Apr 2022. Web. 07 Feb 2023.

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