Relief: Assyrian soldier conducting captives across the water on a reed boat. Period: Neo-Assyrian Date: ca. Geography: Mesopotamia, Niniveh Assyrian Ashurmasirpal mentions that the Assyrians were not defeated by large bodies of water.
Limestone kudurru from the reign of Nebuchadnezzar I; inscribed; gods represented by astral and other symbols, witnessing decree. Authority: Ruler: Nebuchadnezzar I biography Culture/period: Middle Babylonian From: South Iraq, Abu Habba (Sippar) Materials: limestone Technique: high relief, carved British Museum number: 90858