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Ancient Assyrian Reliefs - Religious Sculptures



Sacred Tree Sacred Tree
Sacred symbolic tree of the Assyrian, from Lord Aberdeen`s black Stone.
Assyrian  Sphinx Bull Lion Assyrian Sphinx Bull Lion
Assyrian sphinx. It has a human head, wings and a part of a bull and a lion.
Assyrian Griffin Assyrian Griffin
Normally known as guarding treasures.
Winged Human-head Lion of Assyria Winged Human-head Lion of Assyria
Winged human-head lion of Assyria
Fish-god Fish-god
Fish-god from Nimroud (Layard).
Fish-god from Khorsabad Fish-god from Khorsabad
Illustration of the Fish-god from Khorsabad.
Two Form of the Assyrian Sacred Tree Two Form of the Assyrian Sacred Tree
Forms of Assyrian sacred tree, from bas-relief, British Museum.
The Sun God Shamash The Sun God Shamash
Assyrian relief of the sun god Shamash.
Relief of a Winged Deity Relief of a Winged Deity
Limestone relief from the palace of Ashurnasirpal II at Kalhu, Nimrud, 9th century BC. Hermitage Museum, Saint Petersburg, Russia
Deity by the Sacred Tree Deity by the Sacred Tree
Limestone relief from the palace of Ashurnasirpal II at Kalhu, Nimrud. From Hermitage Museum, Saint Petersburg, Russia.
Winged Deity Holding a Bucked Winged Deity Holding a Bucked
Winged deity holding a bucket. On display at the Department of Oriental Antiquities, Richelieu, ground floor, room 4.