Assyria began as a small trading community centered at the ancient...
The Neo-Assyrian Empire (912-612 BCE) was, according to many historians...
Nineveh (modern-day Mosul, Iraq) was one of the oldest and greatest...
The Sargonid Dynasty was the last ruling house of the Neo-Assyrian...
The Mutual Destruction of Sennacherib & Babylon
The reign of Assyrian king Sennacherib (705-681 BCE) was chiefly...
A Terracotta Foundation Document from Nineveh
This terracotta prism was found in Nineveh. It documents Sennacherib's...
Assyrian Army Assault on Lachish
This wall relief delivers a very vivid description of the battlefield...
Assyrian Army Attack the City Wall of Lachish
In this wall relief, the Assyrian archers begin the assault on...
Assyrian Arrowheads from Lachish
These bronze arrowheads were found at the city of Lachish. The...
This gypsum wall relief depicts a Lahmu; a human figure representing...
This gypsum wall panel depicts two bare-footed Assyria soldiers...
Assyrian Military Campaign in Southern Mesopotamia
The Assyrian king in a chariot watches as prisoners are brought...