Imhotep, 2650–2600 BC, was one of the chief officials of Pharaoh Djoser. He is considered to be the first architect and engineer and physician in early history, and he was one of the chief officials of Pharaoh Djoser. Egyptologists ascribe to him the design of the Pyramid of Djoser at Saqqara in Egypt in 2630 – 2611 BC. Before Djoser, pharaohs were buried in mastaba tombs. He served as chancellor to the pharaoh and high priest of the sun god Ra at Heliopolis.
Faience Tiles circa 2690-2670 BC Fitzwilliam Museum Collections Explorer - Object E.GA.4359.1943 (Id:125493)
Bronze statue of Imhotep (fl. ca. 2650-2600 BCE), architect of the Step Pyramid of Djoser and the first known physician in Ancient Egypt. Artist unknown; Ptolemaic period (332-30 BCE). Now in the Louvre.
The Pyramid of Djoser (or Zoser), or step pyramid (kbhw-ntrw in Egyptian) is an archeological remain in the Saqqara necropolis, Egypt, northwest of the city of Memphis. It was built during the 27th century BC for the burial of Pharaoh Djoser by Imhotep, his vizier. It is the central feature of a vast mortuary complex in an enormous courtyard surrounded by ceremonial structures and decoration.
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