Posts tagged assyria
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Nebuchadnezzar’s Babylon.

From Spamers illustrierte Weltgeschichte (Spamer’s illustrated history of the world) vol. 1, by O. Kaemmel and R. Sturmhoefel, Leipzig, 1893.

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Nebuchadnezzar’s Babylon.

From Spamers illustrierte Weltgeschichte (Spamer’s illustrated history of the world) vol. 1, by O. Kaemmel and R. Sturmhoefel, Leipzig, 1893.

(Source: archive.org)

Sunday, December 30, 2012
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Reception hall in an Assyrian palace (after Laynard).

From Spamers illustrierte Weltgeschichte (Spamer’s illustrated history of the world) vol. 1, by O. Kaemmel and R. Sturmhoefel, Leipzig, 1893.

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Reception hall in an Assyrian palace (after Laynard).

From Spamers illustrierte Weltgeschichte (Spamer’s illustrated history of the world) vol. 1, by O. Kaemmel and R. Sturmhoefel, Leipzig, 1893.

(Source: archive.org)

Sunday, December 30, 2012
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Assyrian cultural artifacts.

From Spamers illustrierte Weltgeschichte (Spamer’s illustrated history of the world) vol. 1, by O. Kaemmel and R. Sturmhoefel, Leipzig, 1893.

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Assyrian cultural artifacts.

From Spamers illustrierte Weltgeschichte (Spamer’s illustrated history of the world) vol. 1, by O. Kaemmel and R. Sturmhoefel, Leipzig, 1893.

(Source: archive.org)

Sunday, December 30, 2012
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Hanging gardens of Babylon.

From Zigzag Journeys in the Levant, by Hezekiah  Butterworth, Boston, 1885.

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Hanging gardens of Babylon.

From Zigzag Journeys in the Levant, by Hezekiah Butterworth, Boston, 1885.

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Sunday, March 6, 2011
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Lion coming out of his cage, assyrian art.
From Historic ornament, treatise on decorative art and architectural ornament, vol. 1, by James Ward, London, 1909.
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Lion coming out of his cage, assyrian art.
From Historic ornament, treatise on decorative art and architectural ornament, vol. 1, by James Ward, London, 1909.
Via archive.org.

Friday, July 2, 2010
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Eagle-headed divinity from Nimrud, with the sacred tree.
From Historic ornament, treatise on decorative art and architectural ornament, vol. 1, by James Ward, London, 1909.
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Eagle-headed divinity from Nimrud, with the sacred tree.
From Historic ornament, treatise on decorative art and architectural ornament, vol. 1, by James Ward, London, 1909.
Via archive.org.

Wednesday, June 9, 2010