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Red Pyramid

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General Information

Completion: 2580 B.C.
Status: in ruins

Project Type

Structure: Pyramid
Material: Masonry structure

Geographic Information & Related Structures

Location: Dahshur, Egypt
Coordinates: 29° 48' 30.00" N    31° 12' 22.00" E

Technical Information


width 220 m
height ca. 101 m
length 220 m
angle of inclination 45 °


building structure stone


Snofru's second pyramid at Dahshur (and third in total) which could finally be used as his tomb.


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