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  E-SHOW_00610.JPG - Khafre (Chephren) was the 4th ruler of the 4th Dynasty of Egypt, ruling 2558-2532 BCE, 26 years. His funary monument was 143.5 metres tall - only 3 metres smaller than his father's. But it lies on a higher ground, making it look taller. Most of the smooth facing blocks have been removed for use in other building projects.  
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Khafre (Chephren) was the 4th ruler of the 4th Dynasty of Egypt, ruling 2558-2532 BCE, 26 years. His funary monument was 143.5 metres tall - only 3 metres smaller than his father's. But it lies on a higher ground, making it look taller. Most of the smooth facing blocks have been removed for use in other building projects.
Date: 12/5/09 8:46 AM | Exp. Time: 1/1600s | Aperture: 3.5 | Focal Length: 16.8mm
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