Urartian Mural Fragment of Two Bulls

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James Blake Wiener
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published on 05 September 2017
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This mural fragment of two bulls pulling a plow once adorned the large palace hall at Erebuni Fortress. It dates from the 8th century BCE when the area was under Urartian control. (Erebuni Historical and Archaeological Culture Preserve, Yerevan)

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James Blake Wiener
James is a writer and former Professor of History. He holds an MA in World History with a particular interest in cross-cultural exchange and world history. He is a co-founder of World History Encyclopedia and formerly was its Communications Director.

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Wiener, J. B. (2017, September 05). Urartian Mural Fragment of Two Bulls. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/7186/urartian-mural-fragment-of-two-bulls/

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Wiener, James Blake. "Urartian Mural Fragment of Two Bulls." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified September 05, 2017. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/7186/urartian-mural-fragment-of-two-bulls/.

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Wiener, James Blake. "Urartian Mural Fragment of Two Bulls." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 05 Sep 2017. Web. 19 Jul 2024.

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