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Summary

Inscription of King Sennacherib. Baltimore The Walterd Art Gallery.

Class:

  • Relief, votiv stone or altar
  • visible
  • Location uncertain
(see also PELAGIOS)

Identifiers:

Nearby

Niniveh, Küyünjik, Palace of Sennacherib

Niniveh, Küyünjik, Palace of Sennacherib

Balatai Quarry of Sennacherib

Balatai Quarry - image - Kouyunjik (Nineveh),South West Palace

Lachish relief - Niniveh (Ninuva)

Assyrian stone panels narrating the story of the Assyrian victory over the Kingdom of Judah during the siege of Lachish in 701 BC.

Broken Obelisk - Niniveh (Ninuva)

Middle Assyrian obelisk of Ashur-bel-kala. Kouyunjik, Central Palace.

Images

Surroundings (Panoramio)

Annotation

The Inscription of King Sennacherib ( r. 705-681 BC) dates ca 690 BC purchased 1931 of uncertain povenience.

See:

  1. A. K. Grayson, "The Walters Art Gallery Sennacherib Inscription." Archiv Für Orientforschung 20 (1963): pp. 83-96