Assyrian Cuneiform Brick

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Osama Shukir Muhammed Amin
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published on 10 April 2015

The cuneiform inscriptions on this mud-brick mention the name of Ashurnasirpal II, the Assyrian king. From northern Mesopotamia, modern-day Iraq. Neo-Assyrian period, reign of Ashurnasirpal II, 883-859 BCE. The Sulaymaniyah Museum, Iraq.

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About the Author

Osama Shukir Muhammed Amin
Associate Professor of Neurology and lover of the Cradle of Civilization, Mesopotamia. I'm very interested in Mesopotamian history and always try to take photos of archaeological sites and artifacts in museums, both in Iraq and around the world.

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Amin, O. S. M. (2015, April 10). Assyrian Cuneiform Brick. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/3777/assyrian-cuneiform-brick/

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Amin, Osama Shukir Muhammed. "Assyrian Cuneiform Brick." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified April 10, 2015. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/3777/assyrian-cuneiform-brick/.

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