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The Pyramid of Unas mortuary temple

Here two slightly different views of Unas's Pyramid temple. There are many fragments of hard granite with the cartouche of Unas inscribed. There are many 5th and 6th dynasty mastabas in the immediate area, many of them open to the public.

Viewed from the east.

Height 43m
Base 57.75 x 57.75m
Volume 47,390 cu. m
Slope 56° 18' 35"
Dynasty 3
Satellite Pyramids (1)
Queens Pyramids (0)

Beautiful are the cult places of Unas
Perfect are the places of Unas

View from the east.