Egyptian Epochs
Unification of the Nile Valley c. 3150 B.C.E.
Archaic 3150-2686 B.C.E.
Old Kingdom 2686-2181 B.C.E.
First Intermediate Period 2181-2040 B.C.E.
Middle Kingdom 2040-1782 B.C.E
Second Intermediate Period 1782-1570 B.C.E.
New Kingdom 1570-1069 B.C.E.
Third Intermediate Period 1069-656 B.C.E
Late Period 656-332 B.C.E.
Ptolemaic Period 332-30 B.C.E.
Roman Period 30 B.C.E.-323 C.E
Byzantine Period 323-642 C.E.
Arab Conquest 642-present C.E.

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