NP COLLECTABLES

Chronology

date
the cultural background
the kings
duration

before 8000 BC

Palaeolithic

 

 

8000-5200 BC

Epipalaeolithic (Tarifian ; Qarunian - Fayum B - 6000-5000 BC)

 

3000 years

6000-5000 BC

Nabta Playa

 

1000 years

5200-4000 BC

Fayum Neolithic (Fayum A)

 

1200 years

4800-4200 BC

Merimde

 

600 years

4600-4400 BC 
200 years

4400-4000 BC

Badarian

 

400 years

4000-3300 BC

Maadi

 

700 years

4000-3500 BC

 

Naqada I

500 years

3500-3200 BC

Egypt in the Naqada Period

Naqada II

300 years

3200-3100 BC

 

Naqada III

100 years

3100-2686 BC

Egypt in the Early Dynastic

Early Dynastic

400 years

2686-2181 BC

Egypt in the Old Kingdom

Old Kingdom

500 years

2181-2025 BC

Egypt in the First Intermediate Period

First Intermediate Period

150 years

2025-1700 BC

Egypt in the Middle Kingdom

Middle Kingdom

325 years

1700-1550 BC

Egypt in the Second Intermediate Period

Second Intermediate Period

150 years

1550-1069 BC

Egypt in the New Kingdom

New Kingdom

500 years

1069-664 BC

Egypt in the Third Intermediate Period

Third Intermediate Period

400 years

664-525 BC

Egypt in the Late Period

Late Period

139 years

525-404 BC

First Persian Period

121 years

404-343 BC

Late Dynastic Period

61 years

343-332 BC

Second Persian Period

11 years

332-305 BC

 

Macedonian Period

27 years

323-30 BC

Ptolemaic Period

Ptolemaic Period

293 years

30 BC - 640 AD

Egypt in the Roman Period

Roman/Byzantine Period

670 years