- Museum number
Gypsum wall panel relief: showing a battle scene in which Assyrian archers in chariots attacking the enemy. In each chariot is a standard, symbolising the gods Adad and Nergal. The wall panel is inscribed with a text in cuneiform.
- Production date
Length: 218.44 centimetres
Width: 96.52 centimetres
- Curator's comments
In set with 1847,0623.6 (BM.124536)
In set with 1847,0623.8 (BM.124555)
In set with 1847,0623.9 (BM.124553)
In set with 1849,1222.14 (BM.124550)
In set with 1849,1222.13 (BM.124548)
In set with 1849,0502.12 (BM.124546)
In set with 1849,1222.16 (BM.124540)
The cast is listed as available in the British Museum Facsimile Service 'Catalogue of Replicas from British Museum collections' (n.d.), in the series "Assyrian Bas-Reliefs".
- On display (G7)
- Exhibition history
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- Found by Layard in 1846; despatched from the site in December 1846; sent from Basra to Bombay in the 'Clive', thence to England on H.M.S. 'Meeanee' in August 1849.
- Middle East
- BM/Big number
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
Miscellaneous number: NG.8a (ex Nimrud Gallery)