The Khufu I Boat An Empirical Investigation into Its Use

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Bob Brier
Michael G. Morabito
Stuart Greene



Although the Khufu I Boat is one of the oldest, largest, and best-preserved vessels from antiquity, there has been no empirical experimentation to determine its nautical properties or its function. This paper presents results of the first tank testing of a model of the Khufu I Boat in 1995, and then suggests the vessel’s probable use.



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