8th c BCE Egyptian Egyptian Third Intermediate period Sculpture
EGYPTIAN THIRD INTERMEDIATE PERIOD Anonymous
(1075 BCE - 715 BCE)
c. 754 BCE-715 BCE
8th c BCE
Egyptian Third Intermediate period
New York. Brooklyn Museum of Art.
luput II may have been a king of the XXIII Dynasty. He was one of Egypt's rulers of Libyan origin who had to submit to the Kushite king Piye when Piye invaded Egypt c. 728 BCE. The plaque is dated to c. 754-720 BCE or 715 BCE.