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Lafarge: Reproduction of a winged bull with human head-AO 30043  wikidata:Q63677031 
Lafarge: Reproduction of a winged bull with human head-AO 30043
Object type sculpture / item of collection or exhibition / archaeological artifact
English: Human-headed winged bull or Lamassu facing. Bas-relief from the m wall, k door, of king Sargon II's palace at Dur Sharrukin in Assyria (now Khorsabad in Iraq).
Français : Taureau androcéphale ailé tourné de face. Bas-relief de la façade m, porte k, du palais bâti par Sargon II à Dur Sharrukin, en Assyrie (actuelle Khorsabad, Iraq)
Date from 713 until 716 BC
Medium concrete
medium QS:P186,Q22657
institution QS:P195,Q19675
Current location

This work is part of the collections of the Louvre (Department of Near Eastern Antiquities).
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AO 30043 Info non-talk.svg
Credit line 1843–1844: excavated by Paul-Émile Botta. Place: Dur-Sharrukin.
References Musée du Louvre, Atlas database: entry 17488
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Date 2005
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