Head of King Djedefre
The son of King Khufu ruled Egypt for 8 years and built his pyramid in Abu Rawash area in the north of Giza. His name was written inside a royal cartouche and was the first king to take the title of ‘Son of Re’ that is first attested under Djedefre.
Old Kingdom, 4th Dynasty, c. 2565-2558 B.C. Abu Rawash (site of Egypt’s most northern pyramid, Djedefre’s Pyramid). Musée du Louvre. E 12626