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Lamassu- guardian of the temple

It’s a Guardian, Lamassu, and to the right is a narrative of the God, Marduk. The sculpture has texture and patterns that are carved into the stone. You…

Assyrian Griffin man

The sculpture carries a brick and holds a basket with no narrative. Line is used to give a sense of clothing on the sculpture and it does fragment…

Marduk

Supporting image of Lamassu. This god is in the narrative on the right of Lamassu

Lamassu with lion feet

Supporting Image of Lamassu. The other half of the duo. This figures guard the other side of the door

Lamassu with lion feet

Supporting Image of Lamassu. The other half of the duo. This figures guard the other side of the door

Ashurnasirpal II

Supporting image to Lamassu. This is a statue of the king Ashurnasirpal I, who ruling when the temple was built.

Rusahinili

Supporting image for Assyrian griffin man. This is a fortress near where this figure was found.

Ancient Assyrian Throne

Supporting image for Assyrian griffin man. The Assyrian griffin man statue was used as a decoration for kings throne, like this one.

Ivory

Supporting image of Assyrian griffin man. The statue was made out of ivory from elephant tusks.

Winged lion-shaped figure (throne decoration)

This piece is of another winged bull-man, however it is similar to the griffin man in that they were both used to decorate a throne. Figures like these…

The Gold Ram Statue

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Egyptian Narrative

Egyptian narrative, see our notes

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