[< Gallery Home | Latest Images | Top 100 | Submit Picture >]
<< Previous Picture | Next Picture >>
| Menkaure's Pyramid |
[600 x 450 JPG]
Unless otherwise stated, this image is the copyright of the submitter. Contact them for permission to reproduce it.
|Description ||Smallest of the 3 Giza Pyramid with 77 Meters height and 108 Meters sides and 51 degree angle.|
There are remains of granite casing at the bottom. It is smooth near the entrance and has some hyrogliphics at this location.
Originaly, the Sarcophagus was still extant in one of the 2 chambers , but it was lost When Colonel Howard Vyse sent it to England in a ship, which sank of the coast of Spain.
Note platform cut into the Giza plateau to give Khafra's Pyramid a stable foundation.
No comments. Why don't you go ahead and post one!
To post comments first you must Register!
Megalithic Portal eGallery, images of megaliths and prehistoric sites worldwide, free to view.