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Saqqara


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A vast necropolis at the ancient Egyptian city of Memphis, with monuments dating from the 3rd millennium bc to the Graeco-Roman age, notably a step pyramid which is the first known building made entirely of stone (c.2650 bc).

Subjects: Ancient History (Non-Classical, to 500 CE).


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