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Summary

Old Kingdom stepped pyramid.

Class:

  • Grave or burial field
  • visible
  • Location ± 0-5 m.
(see also PELAGIOS)

Identifiers:

Nearby

ELEPHANTINE

Ancient town of Abu on Elephantine Island.

Aswan Museum on Elephantine Island

Aswan Museum on Elephantine Island

Satet's Temple on Elephantine Island

Temple of Satet [Satis]

Khnum Temple on Elephantine Island

Elephantine Island - Aswan.

Images

Surroundings (Panoramio)

Annotation

The Elephantine Pyramid was build during the third dynasty, probably by Huni (2679 - 2655 BC)

See:

  1. Andrzej Ćwiek: "Date and Function of the so-called Minor Step Pyramids." In: Göttinger Miszellen. Band 162, Göttingen 1998, pp. 39–52.