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Verso-Na'rmer Palette

Dynasty 1

Dynasty 2

Na’rmer

Hotepsekhemwy

Hor-Aha

Raneb

Djer

Nynetier

Djet

Seth-Peribsen

Den

Khasekhemwy

Anedjib

 

Semerkhet

 

Qa’a

 

Unification of the Two Lands

The last phase of Naqada culture (Naqada IIIC-D) marks the Territorial unification of the Egyptian Kingdom by King Na’rmer, who commemorated the unification of Upper and Lower Egypt on the Na’rmer Palette. The (Palermo Stone), a contemporary source, lists rulers from the First Dynasty up to the Fifth Dynasty. Kings of the early dynastic period were buried at a Royal Cemetery in Abydos.