What The Completed Great Pyramid Would've Looked Like

The great pyramids of Egypt would've shone magnificently when they were new.

Key Facts In This Video

  1. The outer sides of each block used to build the pyramids were meticulously shaved, shaped and polished to make them appear shiny. 00:17

  2. The pyramids that still exist today have been subject to smog and other atmospheric pollution. 01:33

Written by Curiosity Staff February 2, 2015

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