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L_198

Album L 1909 - Iraq

Date taken: April 1909
Photographer: Gertrude Bell
Location: Nimrud - Iraq
Modern location: Nimrud
Size: 11.3/9.5
Condition: Good
Subject date: Assyrian
Description: Ziggurat from S [Tell Nimrud, mound of Ziggurat. Founded by King Assur-naisir-pal II, completed by son Shalmaneser III, dedicated to Ninurta, god of war and the chase and patron saint of city. Horses in foreground]

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