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Discover Ancient Egypt - Pharaoh Khufu's Boat


Sailing Through the Ancient Egypt

In Giza, archaeologist looked at the ship buried at the base of the Great Pyramid. They pushed the camera through a hole drilled in limestone slabs covering the chamber with the ship. The hole was made with a special drill which preserved the original air. The ancient Egyptians buried several ships in the neighborhood of the great pyramid or elsewhere.