Unearthed Secrets: Delving into the Enigma of the 1100-Ton Unfinished Obelisk


The 1100-ton Unfinished Obelisk, a mysterious ancient artifact, has long puzzled researchers and historians. In an investigation led by UnchartedX, the team delved into the question of how the obelisk was carved, particularly focusing on whether pounding stones were used.

This massive obelisk, located in a quarry in Aswan, Egypt, remains unfinished, measuring about 42 meters in length. The ancient Egyptians were renowned for their ability to create such structures, but determining the techniques they employed has been a challenge.

The investigation aimed to shed light on the processes involved in carving the obelisk, particularly because its sheer size raises questions about how it was moved and shaped.


The team theorized that pounding stones could have been responsible for shaping the obelisk's granite surface.

By conducting experiments with different tools and techniques, the UnchartedX team sought to replicate the effects that pounding stones might have had. They examined the quarry's ancient geological features, attempting to understand how the ancient Egyptians may have used the environment to their advantage.

While the investigation did not definitively prove that pounding stones were used, it presented compelling evidence and arguments that support this theory. The team compared the marks left on the unfinished obelisk to those found on other ancient Egyptian artifacts.


The similarities suggested that pounding stones were indeed used.

In conclusion, the UnchartedX investigation into the 1100-ton Unfinished Obelisk aimed to uncover the techniques employed in its carving and whether pounding stones played a significant role. While the mystery remains unsolved, the team's findings and comparisons to other ancient Egyptian artifacts provide valuable insights into the ancient civilization's remarkable craftsmanship.