Middle Assyrian Chalcedony Cylinder Seal with a Lion-Dragon, BCThis has the image of Ashur*, chief god of Assyria, on a winged solar disc facing a scorpion-tailed lion-dragon**. Above the lion-dragon is a recumbent crescent moon, a symbol.
Akkadian Seal of Adda Showing Four Of The Principal Mesopotamian Deities, BCThis is one of the many high quality greenstone cylinder seals that were made when much of Mesopotamia was united under the military control of the kings of the.
I have traveled to many places and learned much about symbols and since I was a child, I've LOVEEDDDD symbolic languages. These resonate with me so strong; simple yet hold deep meaning and ancient memories.
Ancient Babylonian Hematite Cylinder Seal - animal offering to Shamash (native Mesopotamian deity and the sun god in the Akkadian, Assyrian and Babylonian pantheons) - circa 1800 BC during the First Dynasty of Babylon (?