Pre dynastic egypt -abridged

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Pre dynastic egypt -abridged

  1. 1. Stages of DevelopmentBadarian Naqada I Naqada II Naqada III Early OldCulture • (Amratian) • (Gerzean) • (Proto- Dynastic Kingdom• Ca. 5,500 – • 3,800 – • 3,500 – Dynastic) • 2,950 – • 2,575 – 3,800 BC 3,500 BC 3,200 BC • 3,200 – 2,575 BC 2,150 BC 2,950 BC Click For Map 
  2. 2. Naqada I (Amratian Culture)Red pottery with shiny blacktops or geometric designsBurials for commonersmuch the same as Badarianera – grave goods include Pottery, jewelry, slate palettes (for preparing eye makeup) food, weapons Female fertility figurines and bearded male figures Click For Map 
  3. 3. Naqada III (Proto Dynastic) King Narmer (Menes)Dynasty 1Ca. 3,100 BCSometimes referred toas King CatfishCredited with unifyingUpper & Lower Egypt But Egypt was unified slowly over generations of kings … he just put the last piece in place Narmer Palette Click For Map 
  4. 4. Early Dynastic Khasekhemwy2nd DynastyCa. 2,686 BCLast Pharaoh buried in AbydosHuge tombLargest mud-brick structure inthe world (230’ long X 56’ wide) Divided into 58 rooms + TempleIntentional mummification Click For Map 
  5. 5. Old KingdomThe Pharaoh Personification of Horus, son of Osiris Also identified with Osiris, god of the dead Duties include: Mediating between gods & people Guaranteeing change of seasons Guaranteeing annual floods Guaranteeing safety from natural disasters and enemies Joins the gods after death Click For Map 
  6. 6. Mythology of IsisSister/wife of Osiris; Mother ofHorusGreatest goddess of Egyptthroughout its long historyOsiris Myth: Osiris murdered by brother Set who tore the body into 14 pieces and scattered the parts Isis searched for and found the pieces; through magic she reanimated Osiris in order to conceive Horus Click For Map 
  7. 7. Giza Memphis Saqqara Dahshur Meidum Amarna Abydos Naqada Jebel Tjauti Thebes Hierakonpolis© 2010 Purple Penguin Presentations Click To Return 

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