Sennacherib as a Crown Prince

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Illustration

Osama Shukir Muhammed Amin
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published on 01 August 2017

Detail of a gypsum wall relief showing an Assyrian Official wearing a diadem, possibly Sennacherib, the crown prince, who faces Sargon II, his father (not shown here). Neo-Assyrian Period, 710-705 BCE. From the palace of Sargon II at Khorsabad, Mesopotamia, Modern-day Iraq. (The British Museum, London).

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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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APA Style

Amin, O. S. M. (2017, August 01). Sennacherib as a Crown Prince. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/6945/sennacherib-as-a-crown-prince/

Chicago Style

Amin, Osama Shukir Muhammed. "Sennacherib as a Crown Prince." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified August 01, 2017. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/6945/sennacherib-as-a-crown-prince/.

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Amin, Osama Shukir Muhammed. "Sennacherib as a Crown Prince." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 01 Aug 2017. Web. 06 Feb 2023.

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