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Another kingly stele boasting of conflict with the House of David is the Moabite Stone from about 860 BC. The Moabite Stone contains 36 lines of Phoenician script which relate to the rebellion of King Mesha of Moab against King Jehoram of Israel and King Jehosaphat of Judah. This battle is recounted in the Old Testament 2-Kings 3:5-27
Statue of Necho II at the Brooklyn Museum. Necho II was a king of the Twenty-sixth dynasty of Egypt (610 BC-595 BC). In the Bible The Book of Kings states that Necho met King Josiah of the Kingdom of Judah at Megiddo and killed him (2 Kings 23:29). The Book of Chronicles (2 Chronicles 35:20-27) also gives an account of his death. The 2 Chronicles 35:20 states that when Josiah had prepared the temple, Necho king of Egypt came up to fight against the Babylonians at Carchemish.