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Red Pyramid


Ibolya Horvath
by Arian Zwegers
published on 26 September 2016
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The Red Pyramid at Dahshur, by Sneferu (4th Dynasty), was constructed on a solid base for stability, rising at a 43-degree angle, using reddish limestone.

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Zwegers, Arian. "Red Pyramid." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified September 26, 2016.

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Zwegers, Arian. "Red Pyramid." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 26 Sep 2016. Web. 14 Apr 2021.

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