Sling stones from Lachish
These sling stones were excavated at the main gate of the city...
Surrender of Horseman, Assyrian Relief
This scene, with a fleeing enemy horseman turning to appeal to...
The Defeat of Sennacherib
The Defeat of Sennacherib, Peter Paul Rubens, 1612 CE, Alte Pinakothek...
Vulture Attacking a Dead Soldier
Alabaster bas-relief showing a vulture pecking an eye of a soldier...
Warfare Scene, Balawat Gate
Detail of the bronze casing of the Balawat gate. From Balawat (Imgur-Enlil...
Yoked Captives from the City of Dabigu Under Assyrian Escort
This is the lower register (of two registers; the upper one is...
Assyrian Rider Statue
Assyrian rider statue, Jbeil (Byblos, Lebanon), terracotta, c...
Ancient Mesopotamia: Inventing and Reinventing Our World
Three successive civilizations -- Sumerian, Babylonian, and Assyrian...
Siege of Lachish Reliefs at the British Museum
In this post, weÂ will explore images of theÂ Siege of Lachish...
The Black Obelisk of Shalmaneser III at the British Museum
I was attending an event at the Royal College of Physicians of...
Siege of Lachish in 3D (British Museum)
CyArk partnered with the British Museum to document a large portion...
What The Mesopotamians Did For Us (Part 6)
This is the final video (in a six-part series) that discusses the...