Photos

Loading...

Use this tag in Flickr to mark depictions of this place's site(s):

pleiades:depicts=439136375

or this one to mark objects found here:

pleiades:findspot=439136375
Related Content from Pelagios

Loading...

You are here: Home Ancient Places Northwest Palace at Kalhu

Skip to content. | Skip to navigation

Northwest Palace at Kalhu

a Pleiades place resource

Creators: Gabriel Mckee
Contributors: Jeffrey Becker
Copyright © The Contributors. Sharing and remixing permitted under terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License (cc-by).
Last modified Oct 11, 2018 10:41 AM History
A palace constructed at Kalḫu (Nimrud) by Assurnasirpal II, likely completed between 865 and 869 BCE. The palace was the king's primary residence and the administrative center of the Assyrian Empire until Sargon II moved the imperial capital to Dur Sharrukin in 706 BCE.

https://pleiades.stoa.org/places/439136375

36.0990738405, 43.3275427602
    None
    None

architectural complex

Pleiades

The Northwest Palace at Kalhu was targeted for intentional destruction by terrorist organizations in April 2015. ASOR's reporting documents the destruction of the site.


Atom, JSON, KML, KML (Neighborhood), RDF+XML, Turtle

Gabriel Mckee, and Jeffrey Becker, 'Northwest Palace at Kalhu: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2018 <https://pleiades.stoa.org/places/439136375> [accessed: 18 October 2018]

            {{cite web |url=https://pleiades.stoa.org/places/439136375 |title=Places: 439136375 (Northwest Palace at Kalhu) |author=Mckee, G. |accessdate=October 18, 2018 1:23 am |publisher=Pleiades}}