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Building the pyramids about 2650 bc, king zoser's architect, imhotep, began a new style in royal tombs he decided to build his king's tomb of stone instead of mud brick. Building the pyramids about 2650 bc, king zoser's architect, imhotep, began a new style in royal tombs he decided to build his king's tomb of stone instead of mud. The egyptian pyramids are ancient pyramid-shaped masonry structures located in egypt as of november 2008, sources cite either 118 or 138 as the number of identified egyptian pyramids.