Height 47m
Base 78.75m
Volume 96,942 cu. m
Slope 50° 11' 40"
Dynasty 5
Satellite Pyramids (1)
Queens Pyramids (0)

The Pyramid of Sahure granite beam

The Rishing of the Ba Spirit

Sahure's soul shines

This granite architrave (roof supporting beam) is found in the courtyard of the Pyramid Temple of Sahure. Beautifully carved in low relief is the cartouche of King Sahure. Some of the original blue pigment is still visible.