Fragment of Pepi I Meryre's Pyramid Texts

Illustration

James Blake Wiener
by
published on 13 November 2017

This fragment of limestone contains text in ancient Egyptian hieroglyphics that was found in the pyramid of Pharaoh Pepi I Meryre (r. c. 2335–2285 BCE). (Pushkin Museum, Moscow)

Remove Ads

Advertisement

About the Author

James Blake Wiener
James is a writer and former Professor of History. He holds an MA in World History with a particular interest in cross-cultural exchange and world history. He is a co-founder of World History Encyclopedia and formerly was its Communications Director.

Cite This Work

APA Style

Wiener, J. B. (2017, November 13). Fragment of Pepi I Meryre's Pyramid Texts. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/7622/fragment-of-pepi-i-meryres-pyramid-texts/

Chicago Style

Wiener, James Blake. "Fragment of Pepi I Meryre's Pyramid Texts." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified November 13, 2017. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/7622/fragment-of-pepi-i-meryres-pyramid-texts/.

MLA Style

Wiener, James Blake. "Fragment of Pepi I Meryre's Pyramid Texts." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 13 Nov 2017. Web. 25 Sep 2022.

Membership