''Upper Nubia to the south had natural resources including gold, iron, and copper.''
Egypt influences Kushite
Gold from Nubia was shipped north to be made into beautiful objects for Egypt's pharaohs.
Egypt invaded Nubia to get the gold from them.
The Fall of Kush
After conquering Egypt,Kushite rulers brought Egyptian art ,writing,and other customs.They began to wrap their dead as mummies and bury them in Egyptian coffins.They also built Egyptian-style temples and pyramids.
A sickle is a tool with a curved blade used to cut grain and tall grass.
Egyptian invaders attacked Kush in 593 B.C., and they destroyed the capital,Napata.