Forty-Four. Egypt and the near East

  1. D. T. Potts
  1. Thomas Hikade

Published Online: 26 APR 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781444360790.ch44

A Companion to the Archaeology of the Ancient Near East

A Companion to the Archaeology of the Ancient Near East

How to Cite

Hikade, T. (2012) Egypt and the near East, in A Companion to the Archaeology of the Ancient Near East (ed D. T. Potts), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444360790.ch44

Editor Information

  1. University of Sydney, Australia

Author Information

  1. University of British Columbia, Canada

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 APR 2012
  2. Published Print: 14 APR 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405189880

Online ISBN: 9781444360790

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Keywords:

  • Egypt and the Near East in prehistoric times;
  • type-fossils, of hunter-gatherers, “Helwan lunate”;
  • Egyptian finds, and Mesopotamian motifs in artwork;
  • Egypt and the southern Levant, and interactions;
  • Egypt and the Near East, the Middle Kingdom;
  • Egyptian texts, wall paintings, and temple reliefs;
  • blending of Levantine and Egyptian style

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Egypt and the Near East in Prehistoric Times

  • Egypt and the Near East from the Early Dynastic to the End of the First Intermediate Period (c.3100–2055 BC)

  • Egypt and the Near East During Middle Kingdom and the Second Intermediate Period (c.2055–1550 BC)

  • Egypt and the Near East During the New Kingdom (c.1550–1069 BC)

  • Egypt and the Near East During the Third Intermediate Period and the Late Period (1069–332 BC)

  • Guide to Further Reading