- king of ancient Egypt c2600–2570 b.c.: builder of the third great pyramid at ·El· Giza.
Also called Menkure.
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Mycerinus' base is acknowledged to be half the base of Cephren.The Solution of the Pyramid Problem
We may take the sarcophagus of Mycerinus as an example of this.A History of Art in Ancient Egypt, Vol. II (of 2)
Similar tombs are to be found near the pyramid of Mycerinus.A history of art in ancient Egypt, Vol. I (of 2)
On the north side is written the name of the builder, Mycerinus.The History of Antiquity, Vol. I (of VI)
They suppose it to relate to a daughter of Mycerinus, the son of Cheops.