Colored Ceramic Fragment from Assur

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Osama Shukir Muhammed Amin
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published on 28 August 2017
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This is a fragment of a colored ceramic vessel depicting a jumping male goat. Neo-Assyrian Period, 8th to 7th century BCE. From Assur (Ashur; modern-day Qal'at Sherqat). (Pergamon Museum, Berlin, Germany)

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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, August 28). Colored Ceramic Fragment from Assur. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/7125/colored-ceramic-fragment-from-assur/

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Amin, Osama Shukir Muhammed. "Colored Ceramic Fragment from Assur." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified August 28, 2017. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/7125/colored-ceramic-fragment-from-assur/.

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Amin, Osama Shukir Muhammed. "Colored Ceramic Fragment from Assur." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 28 Aug 2017. Web. 23 Oct 2021.