Representation of the Battle of Eltekeh: The Kushite attack on the Assyrians (8th century BC)
15" × 11"
Ink and water color on paper

This work is inspired by an actual historical event (i.e., the Battle of Eltekeh, in which the Kushite Taharqa armies defeated the Assyrian forces of Senacherib), with the purpose to provide a realistic visual setting of military clothing and weaponry.


The primary material of the website is authored by Ibrahim Omer © 2008.