This week's free picture

Inside the mastaba beside the pyramid of Meidum there is a T-shaped chamber. At the foot of the 'T' is the burial chamber with its stone sarcophagus. Some have suggested that Pharaoh Sneferu, mistrusting even the Red Pyramid, chose to be buried in this huge mastaba.

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