Pu'abi or Shab'ad "The Sumerian princess" : Jewelry and headdress of gold and imported precious stones such as carnelian and lapis lazuli fr...

Pu'abi or Shab'ad "The Sumerian princess" : Jewelry and headdress of gold and imported precious stones such as carnelian and lapis lazuli fr...

Cabeza tallada en bronce de Sargón  el grande (c. 2334 a 2215 a.C.), rey de asiria y conocido también como Sharru-Kin.

Part I: Sargon!

Cabeza tallada en bronce de Sargón el grande (c. 2334 a 2215 a.C.), rey de asiria y conocido también como Sharru-Kin.

NEAR EASTERN SCYTHIAN WINGED BULL PLAQUE Circa 5th century BC. An embossed gold foil plaque in the form of a winged bull with prominent horn and recurved tail and wing-tip; two small mounting hoops on the rear. Gold,

NEAR EASTERN SCYTHIAN WINGED BULL PLAQUE Circa 5th century BC. An embossed gold foil plaque in the form of a winged bull with prominent horn and recurved tail and wing-tip; two small mounting hoops on the rear. Gold,

Oannes. God Fish. From Wikipedia: "Adapa as a fisherman was iconographically portrayed as a fish-man composite. . .Adapa was a mortal man from a godly lineage, a son of Ea (Enki in Sumerian), the god of wisdom and of the ancient city of Eridu, who brought the arts of civilization to that city."

Oannes. God Fish. From Wikipedia: "Adapa as a fisherman was iconographically portrayed as a fish-man composite. . .Adapa was a mortal man from a godly lineage, a son of Ea (Enki in Sumerian), the god of wisdom and of the ancient city of Eridu, who brought the arts of civilization to that city."

An Assyrian Worshipper, ca. 700 B.C.E.,  Cincinnati Art Museum, OH,  1955.70   (Photo: Museum Website)

An Assyrian Worshipper, ca. 700 B.C.E., Cincinnati Art Museum, OH, 1955.70 (Photo: Museum Website)

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