Shepsekare

(reigned c. 2455–2448 BC)
   Obscure monarch of Dynasty 5. He appears to have been either the predecessor or the successor of Raneferef, but no details are known about his reign.
Historical Dictionary Of Ancient Egypt by Morris L. Bierbrier

Ancient Egypt. A Reference Guide. . 2011.

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