Macehead of King Narmer

The scene depicts a ceremony in which captives and plunder are presented to King Narmer or Menes, who is enthroned beneath a canopy on a stepped platform. He wears the Red Crown of Lower Egypt, …

The Narmer Palette. Egyptian Museum, Cairo. JE 32169

The Narmer Palette

This palette commemorates the victories of King Narmer, who came from the south of Egypt to invade the Delta in about 3200-3000 BC. It represents the most important evidence that the first political unification in …