Brick from the Ziggurat of Shalmaneser III

Brick from the Ziggurat of Shalmaneser III

Period: Neo-Assyrian
Date: 859-840 BCE
Medium: clay
Dimensions:
Overall: 13 3/4 x 12 3/8 x 4 5/8 in. (35 x 31.5 x 11.8 cm)
Classification: ANCIENT
Credit Line: Gift of Professor Edgar J. Banks and Dr. John Henry Haynes, Class of 1876
Object number: 20.1.33.D
DescriptionIncribed clay brick of Shalmaneser III off the outer face of the ziggurat at Nimrud. Cuneiform script in Akkadian.
Inscribed: cuneiform inscription
Terms
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  • Nimrud
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