Is there an iron throne in the newly discovered chamber in Cheops' pyramid?

A recent exploration has shown the presence of a significant void in the pyramid of Khufu at Giza. A possible explanation of this space, interpreted as a chamber connected to the lower north channel and aimed to contain a specific funerary equipment is tentatively proposed. According to the Pyramid Texts, this equipment might consist of a Iron throne, actually a wooden throne endowed with meteoritic Iron sheets.

Is there an iron throne in the newly discovered chamber in Cheops' pyramid?

In early November 2017, Nature published the results of the Scan Pyramids project, led by Mehdi Tayoubi (Hip Institute, Paris) and Kunihiro Morishima (University of Nagoya, Japan). It found ...

Fri 12 Jan 18 from Phys.org

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Thu 11 Jan 18 from Daily Mail

Cheops' pyramid: Is there an iron throne in the newly discovered chamber?

A recent exploration has shown the presence of a significant void in the pyramid of Khufu at Giza. A possible explanation of this space, interpreted as a chamber connected to the lower north ...

Thu 11 Jan 18 from Eurekalert

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