This finished, sloping masses were erected against it so as to form, with the pyramidion of the first mass, a second pyramid.
The pyramidion of the obelisk, on the other hand, was called benben by the Egyptians.
In the plate attached to his essay, Hittorf gives us a plan and elevation of the pyramidion of the smaller obelisk of Luxor.
We may believe, then, that the pyramid of the ancient empire terminated in a pyramidion.
Flowers of the temple of the pyramidion were brought to him and blossoms were given to him.
The short inscriptions of the pyramidion bear the oval of the king and the name of the divinity.