Senuseret II and the Faiyum Oasis.
In c.1892 BCE a new king is on the throne. Kha-kheper-Re Senuseret II is a minor king who hasn’t left a particularly grand legacy. However, he is responsible for one incredibly interesting project…
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The king himself (Source: TourEgypt.net).
The pyramid of Senusret II, at Lahun. (DePual University).
The crown of Sat-Hathor-Iunet, daughter of Senusret II (Wikipedia).
The crown, as displayed (TourEgypt.net).
The pectoral of Sat-Hathor-Iunet (Wikipedia).
Wolfram Grajetzki – The Middle Kingdom of Ancient Egypt, 2006.
Nicolas Grimal – A History of Egypt, 1994.
Aidan Dodson and Dyan Hilton – The Complete Royal Families of Ancient Egypt, 2010.