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Assyrian warship (probably built by Phoenicians) with two rows of oars, relief from Nineveh, c. 700 BC

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The Royal lion hunt reliefs from the Assyrian palace at Nineveh, about 645-635 B.C., housed at the British Museum.

Phoenician ships (hippoi). Relief from the palace of Sargon II at Dur-Sharrukin (now Khorsabad). Louvre

Siege of a City, detail: Archers defending the walls. ca.850 BC. Ancient Assyrian relief from the British Museum, London.

.:. Assyrian Hunting Wall Relief, Ashurbanipal Palace, Nineveh, Mesopotamian art reproduction, can now be found in the British Museum, King Ashurbanipal

Openwork plaque with an oryx eating a plant beside a tree Period: Neo-Assyrian Date: ca. 9th–8th century B.C. Geography: Mesopotamia, Nimrud (ancient Kalhu) Culture: Assyrian Medium: Ivory Dimensions: 5 x 4.69 x 0.43 in. (12.7 x 11.91 x 1.09 cm) Classification: Ivory/Bone-Relief Credit Line: Rogers Fund, 1958 Accession Number: 58.31.3

Assyrian Staues in Museums: Tiglath-Pileser,Assyrian King 745-727 BC