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Exterior Of The Nineveh Court

Exterior Of The Nineveh Court

Photographer: Delamotte, Philip Henry (1820 - 1889)

Medium: Photographic print

Date: 1855

Shelfmark: Tab.442.a.5

Item number: 38

Length: 22.7

Width: 28.2

Scale: Centimetres

Genre: Photograph

Ninevah was established as the capital of the Assyrian Empire by King Sennacherib (r.704-681 BC). The ancient site now lies in Mosul, the second largest city in Iraq, on the east bank of the Tigris river.

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