Tiglath-pileser III, Submission of Enemy

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Osama Shukir Muhammed Amin
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published on 31 March 2014
Tiglath-pileser III, Submission of Enemy

An alabaster bas-relief depicting the Assyrian king Tiglath-pileser III stands over a captured enemy. The cuneiform inscription describes an Assyrian campaign in Iran 744 BCE. From the central palace at Nimrud (ancient Kalhu), reused and moved in the south-west palace, Mesopotamia, northern Iraq. Neo-Assyrian era, 728 BCE. (The British Museum, London)


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Osama Shukir Muhammed Amin
Associate Professor of Neurology and lover of the Cradle of Civilization, Mesopotamia. I'm very interested in Mesopotamian history and always try to take photos of archaeological sites and artifacts in museums, both in Iraq and around the world.

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Amin, O. S. M. (2014, March 31). Tiglath-pileser III, Submission of Enemy. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/image/2478/

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Amin, Osama S. M. "Tiglath-pileser III, Submission of Enemy." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Last modified March 31, 2014. https://www.ancient.eu/image/2478/.

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Amin, Osama S. M. "Tiglath-pileser III, Submission of Enemy." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 31 Mar 2014. Web. 17 Sep 2019.

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