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Old Kingdom Architecture

Old Kingdom Architecture

Author: Erin Aldana

This lesson will focus on the architecture of the Old Kingdom, including pyramids and funerary complexes.

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  • Mastaba

    A type of Egyptian tomb, rectangular, brick or stone, flat roofed with sloping sides built over a tomb and connected by a shaft.

  • Serdab

    Used during the Old Kingdom, a cellar and a chamber in a tomb for the ka statue of a deceased person.

  • Necropolis

    A large cemetery or burial ground, literally city of the dead.