Assyrian Horses & Grooms

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Osama Shukir Muhammed Amin
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published on 24 August 2017
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This gypsum wall panel relief depicts horses and grooms leaving Sennacherib's palace. Neo-Assyrian Period, reign of Sennacherib, 700-692 BCE. From Room L1 (north), the South-West Palace at Nineveh (Kouyunjik), Northern 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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Amin, O. S. M. (2017, August 24). Assyrian Horses & Grooms. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/6966/assyrian-horses--grooms/

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Amin, Osama Shukir Muhammed. "Assyrian Horses & Grooms." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified August 24, 2017. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/6966/assyrian-horses--grooms/.

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Amin, Osama Shukir Muhammed. "Assyrian Horses & Grooms." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 24 Aug 2017. Web. 21 Oct 2021.