Alabaster wall panel; relief; Above, capture of the Elamite city of Hamanu; below, Elamite prisoners; gap on either side perhaps for ventilation shafts for palace.

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124931

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Alabaster wall panel; relief; Above, capture of the Elamite city of Hamanu; below, Elamite prisoners; gap on either side perhaps for ventilation shafts for palace.

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