Who's Who of Egyptian people, queens and family: Meresankh III

Meresankh III

4th Dynasty

Meresankh III was the wife of Khephren and the mother of Prince Nebmakhet. Her parents were Kewab and Hetepheres II. Her tomb at Giza, prepared for her by her mother, is very beautifully sculptured and has painted rock cuts. Her son was buried nearby. She died during the reign of Shepseskhaf.

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Last Updated: June 19th, 2011


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