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“Sumerian Tablet - Enki the Great Satan and God of the Abyse.

ancientpeoples: Ivory мебели налет Ираке 900-801 до н.э. C.15 см Ivory доску грифонов, которые были бы использованы для украшения мебели.<br />
Ivory plaque of a griffin that would have been used to decorate furniture.
900-801 BC

The figure of Lilith, the Sumerian terracotta tablet from Ur derived from the second millennium BC which is the oldest known representation of Lilith. On both sides of the characters are owls and lions nestled at the foot, and her hands hold the symbols of justice.

Plaque des Enfers - the most famous of the famous amulets against Lamasztu. Collections of the Louvre (AO 22 205). Neo-Assyrian period (934-612 BC)

 A cylinder seal impression detail-(on clay), Enkidu in battle. 

The Chaldean Account of Genesis, Caption in book reads: "Izdubah and Heabani in conflict with the lion and bull".

His image is a double-helix snake, or the Caduceus, very similar to the Rod of Asclepius used to symbolize medicine. He is often shown with the horned crown of divinity dressed in the skin of a carp. 

   Enlil with his wife, Ninlil 

This is Inanna on the Ishtar Vase in the Museum Louvre

Impression of the cylinder seal of Ḫašḫamer, ensi (high priest) of Sin at Iškun-Sin ca. 2100 BC. The seated figure is probably king Ur-Nammu, bestowing the governorship on Ḫašḫamer, who is led before him by a lamma (protective goddess). Sin/Nanna himself is present in the form of a crescent.

 Babylonian seal impressions

God Marduk

Marduk, sun god of Babylon, with his thunderbolts pursues Anzu after Anzu stole the Tablets of Destiny.

The symbols of Shamash (the sun), Sin (the moon) and Ishtar (star)

Cylinder Seal with Scorpion Man Shooting at Winged Creatures Middle Assyrian between 1400 and 1200 BC

Fragment of an Assyrian bas-reliefs of the presentation of the god Ashur

El depicted with two lions on the back of the handle of the Gebel el-Arak Knife

Goddess Astarte

Ancient ziggurat at Ali Air Base Iraq

Reconstruction of the appearance of one of the ziggurat Etemenanki in Babylon .

Choqa Zanbil, Ziggurat, Dur Untash, 13th century BC

Панель с мужской фигурой схватив дерева; крылатый диск солнца над

Found in Nimrud, this panel is believed to be from 8th century BC
“1958, excavated by Sir Max Mallowan on behalf of the British School of Archaeology in Iraq and the Metropolitan Museum of Art; ceded to the British School of Archaeology in Iraq in the division of finds; acquired by the Museum in 1959, purchased from British School of Archaeology in Iraq”

A beautiful Sumerian seal.<br />&#8220;The look on the ostrich&#8217;s face is priceless.&#8221;

A cylinder seal impression showing Enki and other gods. Enki is on the right. The gods are recognizable by their horned helmets. Note the "birdman" in the center. He is being led in a neck stock, his hands tied, to stand before the judgment of Enki.

Inanna, the goddess of love and war, with a lion.

Egyptianizing figures on either side of a tree with a winged disk, 8th–7th century B.C.; Neo-Assyrian
Mesopotamia, Nimrud (ancient Kalhu)

Horse blinker with sphinx, 8th–7th century B.C.; Neo-Assyrian
Mesopotamia, Nimrud (ancient Kalhu)

Nubian with oryx, monkey, and leopard skins, 8th–7th century B.C.; Neo-Assyrian period; Phoenician style
Excavated at Fort Shalmaneser, Nimrud (ancient Kalhu), Mesopotamia

Plaque with sphinxes, 9th–8th century B.C.; Neo-Assyrian period; Syrian style
Arslan Tash(?), Syria
Ivory with traces of gold foil

Relief: king and eunuch attendant, 883–859 B.C.; Neo-Assyrian period, reign of Ashurnasirpal II
Excavated at Nimrud (ancient Kalhu), northern Mesopotamia
Alabaster (gypsum)

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Oct. 15th, 2012 12:24 pm (UTC)
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Oct. 15th, 2012 12:31 pm (UTC)
Приятного просмотра... Шумеры будут ещё...
Oct. 15th, 2012 06:22 pm (UTC)
Если Вас заинтересует, если пограничные (межевые) камни (kudurru) касситского периода.

Я сделаю перепост с этим камнем, если Вы не против)
Oct. 16th, 2012 04:54 am (UTC)



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