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Assyrian Nimrud and the Phoenicians

Laidlaw, SJA; Laidlaw, SJA; (2013) Assyrian Nimrud and the Phoenicians. Archaeology International , Summer 2013 pp. 84-95. 10.5334/ai.1611. Green open access

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Abstract

More carved ivory has been found at the Assyrian capital city of Kalhu, better known at Nimrud, in northern Iraq than anywhere else in the ancient Near East. However, the majority was brought there by the Assyrian kings as gift, tribute or booty and forms, therefore, an unparalleled record of the minor arts of the areas conquered or controlled by Assyria.

Type: Article
Title: Assyrian Nimrud and the Phoenicians
Location: UK
Open access status: An open access version is available from UCL Discovery
DOI: 10.5334/ai.1611
Publisher version: http://dx.doi.org/10.5334/ai.1611
Language: English
Additional information: © 2013 The Author(s). This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported License (CC-BY 3.0), which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited. See http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/.
Keywords: Ivory, carved, Assyrian, Nimrud, booty, tribute, gift, ivory, carved, assyrian, nimrud, booty, tribute, gift
UCL classification: UCL
UCL > Provost and Vice Provost Offices
UCL > Provost and Vice Provost Offices > UCL SLASH
UCL > Provost and Vice Provost Offices > UCL SLASH > Faculty of S&HS
URI: https://discovery.ucl.ac.uk/id/eprint/1407381
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