Fifty Masterpieces of Ancient Near Eastern Art in the Department of Western Asiatic Antiquities, the British Museum
British Museum, 1969 - Art - 96 pages
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8th century B.C. 8th–7th century A. H. Layard Akkadian ANCIENT NEAR EASTERN Ashurnasirpal II Assyrian Assyrian Lion B.C. Green B.C. Gypsum Babylonian Room bowl British Museum Quarterly bull-man C. J. Gadd Calah Calah Nimrud carved century B.C. Chalcedony clay cm diameter cm high cm long cm wide Contest Scene cuneiform Cylinder Seals Darius Eastern Turkey Excavations figure Frankfort goat H. R. Hall horn Im-dugud inlaid inscription Io.2 cm Iraq Ishtar ivory Jemdet Nasr Jemdet Nasr period Lady lapis lazuli late 8th century Leaping Ibex London Mesopotamia monster monumental Mushezib-Ninurta Nimrud Ninurta-ah-iddin O. M. Dalton ornamented Palmyra Persian Empire Persian Landing Phoenician or Syrian piece portrait probably Queen Pu-abi's R. D. Barnett red limestone representing Room of Writing Royal Cemetery sacred tree ſae Sargon Sassanian Scribe Sippar South Arabian Southern Iraq stag Stones of Assyria stylised Sumerian Sun-God Syrian Room Tablet temple Vase Warka winged bull Woolley