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Summary

DUR-SARRUKIN Khorsabad

Class:

  • City
  • visible
  • Location ± 5-25 m.
(see also PELAGIOS)

Identifiers:

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Dur-Sharrukin [Khorsabad]

Ziggurat

Dur Sharrukin Citadel

Citadel of Dur Sharrukin - present day Khorsabad.

Dur Sharrukin Arsenal

Arsenal of Sargon II city - Dur Sharrukin - present day Khorsabad.

Dur-Sharrukin, Annals of Sargon II [Khorsabad]

Khorsabad. Sargon`s II military chronicle

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Surroundings (Panoramio)

Annotation

Dur Sharrukin in Akkadian means Fortress of Sargon. It was the Assyrian capital in the time of Sargon II of Assyria, who reigned 722 – 705 BC.