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Dahshur: plan of the pyramid of Amenemhet II (12 Dyn.)
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Pyramid complex of Amenemhet II at Dahshur






The pyramid was approached from the valley temple in the east via a procession road that led through pylons or gates into a temple (now gone). The pyramid had an interior tomb for Amenemhet II, reached by a staircase. Other royal tombs for the family of Amenemhet II were on the west side of the Pyramid.

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