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Phoenician Small Ship


Mark Cartwright
by Marie-Lan Nguyen
published on 26 April 2016
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An Assyrian relief from King Sargon II's palace at Khorsabad showing a Phoenician ship transporting cedar logs. This type of vessel was probably used for coastal work and transporting goods to shore from larger cargo vessels. 8th century BCE. (Louvre, Paris)

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