Flistorically Flierakonpolis was the large Upper Egyptian site where the Narmer
Palette and other iconic ceremonial objects were found, as well as the source of the nearly unique "Painted Tomb" (Tomb 100) with its images paralleling those on Predynastic pottery.
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Dinbych replied just before the interval with an unconverted try by flanker Narmer
Finally, excavations at pre-Dynastic Hierakonpolis have revealed a walled ceremonial complex (HK29A) with an enclosed open courtyard area containing a series of large postholes, perhaps implying the presence of flag-poles for the display of totemic emblems (Davies & Friedman 1998: 27), as illustrated on the Narmer
Macehead (Hoffman 1979: fig.
The tombs of king Narmer
and king Ra, a pre-dynastic pharaoh who paved the way to Egypt's unification, were previously discovered in Hierakonpolis.
Archaeologists believe that Egypt's first king, Aha, came in to power after another, Narmer
, unified the land.
All of these are contributing to locating the three Gates of Narmer
EGYPT BECAME THE FIRST "STATE" IN HISTORY WHEN Pharaoh Narmer
united Upper and Lower Egypt to launch the dynastic period 7000 years ago.
Out of the 17 new cases, 10 are school students: four students from Ramses College aged 13, eight, 15 and 17; a nine-year-old from Hosni Al-Aqad School, and a seven-year-old from Al-Iman private school (Cairo); a student in Narmer
private school, and a 12-year-old from Al-Horriah Language School (Giza); an 11-year-old from Modern School (Helwan); and 12-year-old from Al-Adresy Preparatory School (Alexandria).
If the Scorpion King unified Upper Egypt, it is believed that his successor, King Narmer
, united the whole country.
The Saints smashed 74 without loss, Matt Williams, 53, and Narmer
El-Lamie, 21, in a 20-0 result.
Palette, discovered at the site, depicted a king not mentioned in ancient Egyptian histories and a ceremonial macehead now called the Scorpion Macehead shows a king of the Upper Kingdom identified with the symbols of a rosette and a scorpion.