The shape of a tomb has varied throughout history. The customs and conventions as well as the capability and facility of a people determine the shape of a tomb. And they can exhibit a fairly wide range of characteristics. The word 'tomb' comes from the word 'tumulus' which the Greek's used to denote the mound of dirt covering a grave.
The pyramids were mostly created as a protection for the body in a tomb. The shape provided protection because they were very steep, and the pyramid itself was filled with a maze of pathways and traps to protect the body and tomb.
Egyptian tombs used to be built in square-based pyramids. Eventually, they used tombs under the ground which were labyrinthine in shape.
he built no pyramids he was buried in a rock tomb in the Valley of the Kings. The last pyramid was built about 300 years before he was born.
The pyramids in Egypt provided a tomb for the deseased Pharaoh. Pyramids provided immortality in the afterlife.
The pyramids are like a tomb for the Pharaoh and his treasures. When the Pharaoh dies he is mummifies with his treasure in the pyramids.
No, the mummification took place elsewhere before the mummy was placed in the pyramid or tomb.
They were built as a tomb for the Pharaohs
None. Not all pharaohs built pyramids. He has a beautiful tomb and statues. Pyramids were impractical as tombs as they were impossible to miss and thus east targets for tomb robbers.
Examples: A pyramids, person shape like pyramids, foods shape like pyramids etc
A tomb. Some had pyramids.
the pyramids represented the pharaohs tomb
The original tombs were rectangles, known as bastabas. The dead were buried beneath them. Soon, the rectangle was changed to pyramids. Later tombs were dug beneath the ground with no particular shape.
Well,yes because where else would they put the mummy?
No, Cleopatra was buried in a tomb. The pyramids had gone out of fashion for royal burials thousands of years before Cleopatra's time.
The pyramids were tombs of pharaohs and their wives. They were quite an early form of tomb.
The Giza Pyramids was a burial tomb for king Afrititi and they are called that because they were built in Giza,Egypt
It is one of the pyramids located in Giza, Egypt.
A tomb for the dead pharoes to "live" in.
No it was a tomb.
They are the tombs of several people
sometimes if something accured there
There are essentially a kind of tomb.