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Summary

Lepsius I Pyramid

Class:

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

Identifiers:

Nearby

Sechem - Khem [Letopolis]

Ancient Egyptian city

Pyramid of Djedefre - Abu Rawash

Pharaoh Djedefre pyramid of the Fourth Dynasty of Egypt

Giza - Pyramid of Khufu or the Pyramid of Cheops

The oldest and largest of the three pyramids in the Giza Necropolis. The Great Pyramid of Gizeh.

Great Sphinx of Giza

Lime stone statue on Giza necropolis. The face of sfinx it is beleved is the face of Pharaoh Khafra (Chephren)

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Surroundings (Panoramio)

Annotation

The Abu Roash Lepsius I Mudbrick Pyramid was discovered in 1830s by J. Perring and surveyed by R. Lepsius (1842-3) who assigned to it the number I.

See:

  1. Colonel Howard Vyse: Appendix to Operations carried on at the Pyramids of Gizeh in 1837. Fraser, London 1842, Bd. 3: Appendix.., p. 9
  2. http://xoomer.virgilio.it/francescoraf/hesyra/dyn3-Huni.htm