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Imhotep a priest, Archetect, and poet. By: ZACHARI HELOn. Imhotep: peasant, or noble beginning?. Peasant?. Noble?. Commoner!. Imhotep was a commoner at birth Through his dedication , he quickly rose through the Egyptian social ranks

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Imhotepa priest, Archetect, and poet

By: ZACHARI HELOn


Imhotep: peasant, or noble beginning?

Peasant?

Noble?

Commoner!

  • Imhotepwas a commoner at birth

  • Through his dedication, he quickly rose through the Egyptian social ranks

  • He served King Djoser as his vizier (right-hand man)

  • High Priest of Ptah.

  • (Ptah is the Egyptian god that created the universe)


IMOTEP’S skills

  • Priest-physician

  • A Good Poet

  • Architect


Imhotep, what was he remembered for?

  • Imhotepwas most remembered by archaeologists for his building the “Step Pyramid at Saqqara”

  • But for the “common Joe off the street” he is probably remembered as being in the movie “The Mummy”.


Imhotep, the architect of king djoser’s “step pyramid”

The “Step Pyramid at Saqqara”

King Djoser’s pyramid at Saqqara is not just a tomb, but a collection of temples, pavilions, corridors, chapels, storerooms, chapels, and halls.


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