Lion of Babylon up Close

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Osama Shukir Muhammed Amin
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published on 18 January 2019
Lion of Babylon up Close

The Lion of Babylon statue. Basalt. Neo-Babylonian period, reign of king Nebuchadnezzar, 605-562 BCE. Babylon, modern Babel Governorate, Iraq.


About the Author

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. (2019, January 18). Lion of Babylon up Close. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/image/9873/

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Amin, Osama S. M. "Lion of Babylon up Close." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Last modified January 18, 2019. https://www.ancient.eu/image/9873/.

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Amin, Osama S. M. "Lion of Babylon up Close." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 18 Jan 2019. Web. 20 Sep 2019.

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