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Pyramid of Sekhemkhet

a Pleiades place resource

Creators: Jeffrey Becker, Tom Elliott Copyright © The Contributors. Sharing and remixing permitted under terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License (cc-by).
Last modified Aug 19, 2020 04:08 PM History
The Pyramid of Sekhemkhet, also known as "The Buried Pyramid", is an unfinished step pyramid at Saqqara that was begun ca. 2645 B.C. for Sekhemkhet Djoserty.

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  • Pyramid of Sekhemkhet at Saqqarah (unspecified date range)



Sekhemkhet Djoserty was the second pharaoh of the Third Dynasty of Ancient Egypt and reigned ca. 2686–2613 B.C.

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Jeffrey Becker, and Tom Elliott, 'Pyramid of Sekhemkhet: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2020 <> [accessed: 28 November 2020]

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