Sahure (2458-2446)

Sahure was the second king of the 5th Dynasty, most likely the son and not the triplet brother of his predecessor Userkaf. Following his father’s building of a Solar Temple at Abusir, to the north of Saqqara, he chose Abusir as the location for his funerary monument.
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