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Category

architectural element

Name

relief

Description

Relief of eagle-headed demon from palace of Assur-nasirpal II

Field Collection

Kalhu (Nimrud) Assyria (Iraq)

Dimensions

height 0.39 m
width 0.32 m

Period

Neo-Assyrian

Date

883 B.C. — 859 B.C.

Provenance

given: from : Wainwright, G.E. 1908 (Filtered for: Antiquities)

Documentation

  1. Weidner, E.
    (1937) Archiv für Orientforschung (1937)
    [comments: 323-324]
  2. Paley, S.
    (1976) King of the World: Ashurnasirpal II of Assyria 883-859 BC (1976)
    [comments: 61]

Material/s

alabaster

Accession Number

ANE.1.1908 (Antiquities)
(Reference Number: 86733; Input Date: 2003-03-25 / Last Edit: 2011-02-10)

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