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The Northwest Palace of Ashur-nasir-pal II at Nimrud

An Interactive Publication -- Prototype

page updated May 2, 2002
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Palace Plan  dotThrone Room (B) - Interior
dotThrone Room (B) - Plan dotThrone Room (B) - Reliefs


Northwest Palace Plan

Palace plan

Great Northern Courtyard

Courtyard facade

Throne Room  (B)  --  Plan

Throne Room plan

Throne Room  (B)  --  View West

Throne Room interior perspective
Western end of Ashur-nasir-pal's throne room facing an anteroom (Room C).  Drawing prepared for the MIHO MUSEUM by Alison B. Snyder.  See the catalogue of the collection: MIHO MUSEUM. South Wing [1997], p. 70, fig. 1. Reproduced by permission of the MIHO MUSEUM, Shiga, Japan.  View a color rendering of the Throne Room based on the virtual model.
Layard's Throne Room rendering
Austen Henry Layard's rendering the Throne Room in the Northwest Palace.  Click on the image to enlarge.
Excavated evidence for painted remains.
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