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Fig. 1-4. Southern fronts of the three (4th, 5th and 6th) pyramids, and the Third Pyramid, in the distance.

Fig. 1-4. Southern fronts of the three (4th, 5th and 6th) pyramids, and the Third Pyramid, in the distance.

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Summary

Egypt pyramids complex consists of Great Pyramid of Giza (also known as the Pyramid of Cheops or Khufu and constructed c. 2560–2540 BC), the smaller Pyramid of Khafre (or Chephren) a few hundred meters to the south-west, and the relatively modest-sized Pyramid of Menkaure (or Mykerinos) a few hundred meters farther south-west, and the Great Sphinx that lies on the east side of the complex..

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Date

1839 - 1841
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Day & Haghe, Lithographer
Perring, J. S. (John Shae) (1813-1869), Author
Perring, J. S. (John Shae) (1813-1869), Artist
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London
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