One of the Nimrud ivories, century BCE. Discovered in Nimrud (modern Iraq) and excavated by the British in the The British Museum acquired many of the carvings in when they were exhibited for the first time to the public.
Phoenician sarcophagus at the burial grounds of Antarados, northern Lebanon, BC McLeod - self-made @ National Museum, Copenhagen detail of greek style sarkophagus made from greek marble. burial grounds of Antarados, northern Lebanon.
Ugaritic cuneiform outwardly resembles other cuneiform scripts and has a syllabic sound system such as Etruscan. Ugarit an independed Canaanite city-state flourished from C. 2600 BC until it was utterly destroyed in 1205 BC.