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Relief: Assyrian soldier conducting captives across the water
Relief fragment: siege of a city by Assyrian troops
Relief fragment: cavalrymen along a stream in mountainous terrain
Relief: procession of captives
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This artwork is currently on display in Gallery 400
1847-49, excavated by Sir Austen Henry Layard; 1849, presented by Austin Layard to Lady Charlotte Guest for Canford Manor, England; 1919, purchased by Dikran Kelekian from Ivor Churchill Guest; 1927, purchased by J. D. Rockefeller; acquired by the Museum in 1930 (but not accessioned until 1932), gift of J. D. Rockefeller.
"A Gift from the Desert: The Art, History, and Culture of the Arabian Horse," International Museum of the Horse, Lexington, KY, May 29, 2010-October 15, 2010.
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