Palette Of Narmer Plaque

(Code: RAB-NPL)
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Palette Of Narmer Plaque
This is the reverse side.of the Victory Palette of King Narmer - From Hierakonpolis, Egyptian Musuem, Cairo, 3200 B.C. This palette commemorates the victories of King Narmer, also know as Menes, the first Pharaoh and the unifier of Upper and Lower Egypt. The top of the palette has on both sides, the bovine heads of the Goddess Hathor. The King is shown brandishing a mace, poised to smite a prisoner. This symbolizes the triumph of order over chaos. In front of Narmer, the Horus falcon, protector of Kingship, holds a prisioner by a rope. Below are shown two slain enemies. 38cm high Hand made and finished in British gypsum plaster