Sumer

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an assortment of figurines are displayed on shelves
Daily Life And Social Structure
a map of the middle east showing the location of the ottoman empire and its major cities
A Brief History of Ancient Mesopotamia and Early Civilization - Fun with Cy
A Brief History of Ancient Mesopotamia and Early Civilization - Fun with Cy
an ancient mask is on display in a glass case
Clay Mask of Demon Humbaba, 1800-1600 BC, British Museum, London
Clay Mask of Demon Humbaba, 1800-1600 BC, British Museum, London | Flickr - Photo Sharing!
an ancient figurine is displayed in a glass case
ALL MESOPOTAMIA
Nubian tribute bearer with an oryx, a monkey, and a leopard skin. Mesopotamia, Nimrud (ancient Kalhu), Neo-Assyrian, 8th Century BC. Phoenician ivory carvers were strongly influenced by the themes and style of Egyptian art owing to traditionally close ties between the two cultures. Some Phoenician ivories illustrate purely Egyptian themes, but many use Egyptian motifs in entirely original compositions. Phoenician-style ivories were used primarily as furniture decoration. Some are solid plaques,
an illustrated map of the city of york, england with information about its buildings and surrounding areas
How the ancient city-state of Ur may have looked like around 2000 BC [1600x612]
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an ancient statue with writing on it
Statue of Gudea
Statue of Gudea | Neo-Sumerian ca. 2090 B.C. Mesopotamia, pr… | Flickr
an aerial view of a large building in the desert
Assur, the Religious Capital of Assyria and the River Tigris, 7th century BC
The City of Ur, Southern Iraq, 2000BC - Archaeology Illustrated
two decorative objects sitting on top of a white sheet
Dragon Tracks from Mongolia to Bactria in Afghanistan
From Susiana to central Persia and eastern Persia (Bactria), they brought their own dragon symbols such as these found in the Kerman District south of the Caspian Sea: This is the time-honored symbol of the twin dragons with the phoenix, a glorious mythical bird that is very often shown with a dragon or the twin dragon symbol. Here it is worked in steatite, a soft stone.
two pictures with different designs on them, one has an image of people and the other is
Aztec Code and Sumerians
the large building is built into the side of the desert wall and has steps leading up to it
UR - Ziggourat du Dieu Nanna - Construite vers 2100 avant JC.
a painting of a woman wearing a head piece with leaves on it's head
Sumerian Headdress by Granger
two women in ancient greek dress, one is wearing a hat and the other has a shawl
LOS SUMERIOS
HISTORIA DE LA MODA LOS SUMERIOS ...