Tag: stone

Woman riding a bull-serpent hybrid

This piece depicts a woman riding a hybrid which has the torso of a bull, and a long, serpent-like tail. It can be assumed that this image is…

Supporting image of Harsaphes

Half stone carving depicting Ramesses II, this stone carving was found near the temple of Ihnaya-el Medina, which is the same temple where the amulet of Harsaphes.

Cat Support

Gayer-Anderson Cat Support Originally the cat would have had stone or glass eyes. The wedjat originates from the god Horus. Wedjat stands for “the sound one” which comes…

Lassamu Side View

Support for Lamassu Lamassu- Winged Lion Man. 883-859 B.C.; Neo-Assyrian period, reign of Ashurnasirpal II 10 ft tall. 883-859 BC, Alabaster stone. Sculpted in relief. Housed at the…

Lamassu

Lamassu- Winged Lion Man. 883-859 B.C.; Neo-Assyrian period, reign of Ashurnasirpal II 10 ft tall. 883-859 BC, Alabaster stone. Sculpted in relief. Housed at the MET and the…

Gilgamesh between two Bulls holding a winged Sundisk

The subject matter of the work is Gilgamesh between two bulls holding a winged sun disk. It is a stone relief with many organic lines and linear lines…

King Gilgamesh Between Two Bull-Men

King Gilgamesh Holding Winged Sun Disc with Two Bull-men This piece, currently residing in the Aleppo Archaeological Museum, in Aleppo, Syria, is a relief carving of Gilgamesh, King…

Relief Depicting Gilgamesh Between Two Bull-Men Supporting a Winged Sun Disk Support Image

This Image is of the hero Gilgamesh between the two bull-men holding up the sun disk engraved into black stone. The stone relief is almost identical to our…

Nisroch – Close up of detailed carving

This is a close up view of a stone carving of Nisroch the Assyrian god of agriculture. Our group found the details in the texturing of the stone…

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