Eagle-Headed Apkallus Flanking the Sacred Tree

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Osama Shukir Muhammed Amin
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published on 15 September 2017
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Alabaster bas-relief of eagle-headed Apkallus flanking the sacred tree. Neo-Assyrian Period, 865-860 BCE. Room I, the North-West Palace at Nimrud, modern-day Iraq. (The British Museum, London)

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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). Eagle-Headed Apkallus Flanking the Sacred Tree. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/7315/eagle-headed-apkallus-flanking-the-sacred-tree/

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Amin, Osama Shukir Muhammed. "Eagle-Headed Apkallus Flanking the Sacred Tree." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 15 Sep 2017. Web. 22 May 2024.

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