Sargon II Wall Relief

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Mark Cartwright
by Jastrow
published on 03 July 2014
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Sargon II and dignitary on a low-relief from the left wall of the palace of Sargon II at Dur Sharrukin in Assyria (now Khorsabad in Iraq), c. 716–713 BCE. Sargon II reigned 722-705 BCE and was one of the most important kings of the Neo-Assyrian Empire and founder of the Sargonid Dynasty.

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