Assyrian Female Musicians

Illustration

Osama Shukir Muhammed Amin
by
published on 28 August 2017
Send to Google Classroom:

This gypsum wall panel depicts two female musicians besides a palm tree. Neo-Assyrian Period, reign of Ashurbanipal II, 660-650 BCE. From the North Palace at Nineveh, Mesopotamia, modern-day Iraq. (Pergamon Museum, Berlin, Germany)

Remove Ads

Advertisement

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.

Cite This Work

APA Style

Amin, O. S. M. (2017, August 28). Assyrian Female Musicians. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/7128/assyrian-female-musicians/

Chicago Style

Amin, Osama Shukir Muhammed. "Assyrian Female Musicians." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified August 28, 2017. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/7128/assyrian-female-musicians/.

MLA Style

Amin, Osama Shukir Muhammed. "Assyrian Female Musicians." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 28 Aug 2017. Web. 19 Oct 2021.