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We have seen that the cartouches found in the 'Relieving chambers' are the best evidence yet for dating the site as the inscriptions run under and behind other blocks and therefore appear genuine.
It is clear that any results from that line of research are in themselves complicated by the interpretation of the cartouches exact meaning. We know that the use of Giza was not restricted to the 4th dynasty pharaohs because of earlier finds in the area.
Originally it had 58 cartouches, but now only 47 remain, running from Anedjib of the 1st dynasty up to Rameses II, again omitting the names of the second intermediate period.
Royal Canon of Turin - This papyrus is the best known surviving chronology of the ancient Egyptian pharaohs, but is also the most damaged.
"Furthermore, it looks like Manetho "cooked the books," stretching out the history of Egypt as long as he could get away with, by adding years which did not exist, listing kings who shared the throne (co-regencies) as ruling alone, and dynasties as proceeding one after another, when many may have overlapped, especially during the intermediate periods.
Nevertheless, Manetho's history is still considered the foundation of Egyptian chronology.
The debate over when the Giza complex was constructed is still ongoing.
Erosion patterns from the Sphinx enclosure suggest a far older date than subscribed by Egyptologists and there are several at Giza discoveries from before the 4th dynasty that clearly suggest the complex was in use before the pyramids are said to have built.
Each of theses methods has its own inherent problems associated to it as an accurate means of determination.The list also has no record of Kings from the second intermediate period.Royal list from Saqqara - Discovered in the tomb of the Royal scribe Thunery at Saqquara.Originally listing over 300 kings, it is written in a fine literate hand around 1200 BC.It lists the dynasties of the kings with the lengths of each reign in years, months and days.