Relief of Sargon II

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Geoffrey Marchal
published on 06 November 2019
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The first Mesopotamian piece of the Museum of Art History in Brussels, the piece was bought in 1854 CE from Luigi Calamatta (1801 - 1869 CE) by Antoine G.B. Schayes (curator from 1847 to 1859 CE).

Relief, Reign of Sargon II (722-705 BCE). Duir-Sharrukin (Khorsabad) (palatial sector?), Alabaster gypsum. Museum of Art History (Musée du Cinquantenaire), Brussels, Belgium. Made with Zephyr3D from 3DFlow.

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Geoffrey Marchal
3D scans are a great way to share cultural heritage with the world. I mainly use photogrammetry and Memento beta from Autodesk. I share 3D model through "Scan the world", a MyMiniFactory´s project.

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Marchal, G. (2019, November 06). Relief of Sargon II. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from

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Marchal, Geoffrey. "Relief of Sargon II." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 06 Nov 2019. Web. 24 Nov 2020.

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