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The Northwest Palace of Ashur-nasir-pal II at Nimrud

An Interactive Publication -- Prototype

page updated Mar. 11, 1999



(Images have been reduced in resolution to speed transmission time, thus the loss of some linework)

Thonre Room facade facing into the Great Northern Courtyard

South Facade of the Great Northern Courtyard (drawing by Alison B. Snyder, © 1992 by Samuel M. Paley, Alison B. Snyder, and Richard P. Sobolewski).  For locations where this and other reconstructions of the Palace have been published, see the Bibliography.

Palace Throne Room - thumbnail

Western end of Ashur-nasir-pal's throne room facing an anteroom (Room C). 
Drawing prepared for the MIHO MUSEUM by Alison B. Snyder.  See the catalogue of the collection: MIHO MUSEUM. South Wing [1997], p. 70, fig. 1.
Reproduced by permission of the MIHO MUSEUM, Shiga, Japan.
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Reprinted with permission of Alison B. Snyder, R.A., University of Oregon and Samuel M. Paley, Ph.D., State University of New York at Buffalo

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