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Summary

NIMRUD Kalhu -Calah

Class:

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

Identifiers:

Nearby

Black Obelisk of Shalmaneser III

Neo-Assyrian bas-relief sculpture from Kalhu [Nimrud]commemorating the deeds of King Salmanassar III.

Citadel of Nimrud

Nimrud - Kalhu - citadel

Nimrud Slab - Calah Orthostat Slab

Akkadian cuneiform inscription ca 800 BC

Stele of Ashurnasirpal II - Nimrud [Kalhu]

Assyrian royal inscriptions

Images

Surroundings (Panoramio)

Annotation

  1. Austen Henry Layard (1817-1894), Nineveh and Its Remains, John Murray, 1849

  2. Austen Henry Layard, A Popular Account of Discoveries at Nineveh, London: John Murray 1953

  3. M E L Mallowan, Nimrud and Its Remains, Collins; First Edition edition, London 1966 -  https://www.academia.edu

  4. Bienkowski P., Millard A. (ed.), Dictionary of the Ancient Near East, British Museum Press, London 2000, sv Nimrud, s. 212-213.
  5. Simone Mühl, Nimrud under attack. A short analysis of recent destructions at Nimrud - https://www.academia.edu/11953088