Nubia Timeline

Events

Kerman Civilization

Approx. 2400 BCE - 1540 BCE

Kerma Chieftains make trade deal with Egypt

Approx. 2400 BCE

Kerma is a flourishing city

Approx. 1600 BCE

Egypt Rules Nubia

1540 BCE - 1075 BCE

Egypt Abandons Nubia

1075 BCE

Kashta goes to Thebes

Approx. 800 BCE

Nubia Rules Egypt

760 BCE - 656 BCE

Piye is Elected Pharoah

760 BCE

Assyrians drive Nubians out of Egypt

656 BCE

Capital moved to Meroe

Approx. 650 BCE

Meroitic Civilization

650 BCE - Approx. 200

Meroitic Developes

Approx. 380 BCE - Approx. 220 BCE

Meroe is Abandoned

200