Episode 11: Off To Punt We Go
Dynasty 5: The Great Fleet.
Around 2487 BCE, King Userkaf passes the throne to his son Sahure (“One Who is Close to Re”).
For the first time in recorded history, a royal fleet is dispatched from Egypt’s Sea ports to visit the land of Punt. To commemorate the expedition, the king orders that his pyramid causeway be decorated in a lavish series of representations...