Egypt attacksEgypt attacks - "Now it happened in the fifth year of King Rehoboam, that Shishak the king of Egypt came up against Jerusalem.  He took away the treasures of the house of the Lord and the treasures of the king's house, and he took everything, even taking all the shields* of gold which Solomon had made." (I Kings 14:25-26, NASB)

 

*"King Solomon made 200 large shields of beaten gold, using 600 shekels of gold on each large shield.  He made 300 shields of beaten gold, using three minas of gold on each shield, and the king put them in the house of the forest of Lebanon." (I Kings 10:16-17, NASB)