Bucket Held by an Apkallu

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Osama Shukir Muhammed Amin
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published on 15 September 2017
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Alabaster bas-relief detail showing an Apkallu holding a bucket-like object. Neo-Assyrian Period, 865-860 BCE. Detail of a panel lining Room I, the North-West Palace at Nimrud, 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, September 15). Bucket Held by an Apkallu. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/7297/bucket-held-by-an-apkallu/

Chicago Style

Amin, Osama Shukir Muhammed. "Bucket Held by an Apkallu." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified September 15, 2017. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/7297/bucket-held-by-an-apkallu/.

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Amin, Osama Shukir Muhammed. "Bucket Held by an Apkallu." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 15 Sep 2017. Web. 16 Oct 2021.