All Ancient History: Egypt Resources
Example Question #1 : Social And Governmental Structures
Egyptian Pharaohs were often depicted wearing a __________ to represent their dominion over Lower Egypt.
crown of flowers
The Egyptians believed that their land consisted of two, distinct regions — Upper Egypt and Lower Egypt — which had been united by King Menes. The rulers of Lower Egypt typically wore a red crown to represent their dominion over Lower Egypt; and the rulers of Upper Egypt typically wore a white crown to represent their dominion over Upper Egypt. Many Pharaohs, of course, wore a red and white crown to represent their dominion over unified Egypt.