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Sargon of Akkad - Wikipedia

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Sargon of Akkad was the first ruler of the Semitic-speaking Akkadian Empire, known for his ... Bronze head of an Akkadian ruler, discovered in Nineveh in 1931, presumably depicting either Sargon or ...

Art of Akkad, an introduction | Akkadian | Ancient Near East | Art of ...

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The Akkadian Empire was begun by Sargon, a man from a lowly family who ... Head of Akkadian Ruler, 2250-2200 B.C.E. (Iraqi Museum, Baghdad - looted?)

HEAD OF AN AKKADIAN RULER - Declaration The Online Creative ...

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The Head of an Akkadian Ruler (Iraq Museum, Baghdad) bears the strong features of a person from the Middle East (Western Asia or Ancient Near East).

Art Through Time: A Global View - Royal Portrait Head (“Head of ...

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In the Akkadian period, the rise of human sovereigns led to the creation of royal portraits that glorified earthly rulers. This bronze portrait head, believed to ...

Head of a ruler | Work of Art | Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History | The ...

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Period: Early Bronze Age. Date: ca. 2300–2000 B.C.. Geography: Iran or Mesopotamia. Medium: Copper alloy. Dimensions: 13 1/2in. (34.3cm). Classification: ...

2332-2150 BCE – Akkadian Art | Ancient to Medieval Art

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Head of an Akkadian ruler, from Nineveh (modern Kuyunjik), Iraq, ca. 2250-2200 BCE. Copper, 1' 2 3/8" high. National Museum of Iraq, Baghdad. This head is ...

Head of a ruler | Early Bronze Age | The Met

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The identity of this lifesize head and where it was created remain a mystery. The expert craftsmanship and innovative technology involved in shaping it and ...

Akkadian Art - Bronze Age Mesopotamia - Quatr.us

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Akkadian rulers used artists to help them stay in power. The artists ... The head of Sargon shown here had its eyes gouged out and its ears cut off. The people of ...

Akkadian Ruler (Illustration) - Ancient History Encyclopedia

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Illustration. by Sumerophile published on 26 April 2012. Bronze head of an Akkadian ruler, probably Sargon the Great, c. 23rd - 22nd century BCE.

Art of Akkad, an introduction – Smarthistory

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Head of Akkadian Ruler, 2250-2200 B.C.E. (Iraqi Museum, Baghdad – looted?) This image of an unidentified Akkadian ruler (some say it is Sargon, but no one ...